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  • Barcelona Haggadah

    Manuscript, Illuminated manuscript, Illumination Created date: 14th Century

    A highly illuminated medieval Spanish Hagadah. What is the Hagadah? The Hagadah (plural Hagadot), which literally mean...

  • Duke of Sussex's Catalan Bible

    Manuscript, Illuminated manuscript Created date: 1350–1374

    The messianic imagery found in these splendid Hebrew Bibles is unique. Crystallised in Spain in the 13th century and app...

  • Maimonides' Guide to the Perplexed

    Manuscript, Illuminated manuscript, Codex Created date: c. 1325–1374

    Guide for the Perplexed is a philosophical work by Moses ben Maimon, known as Maimonides (1135–1204). He was born in Cor...

  • Pentateuch scroll with silk mantle

    Manuscript, Scroll, Textile Created date: scroll c. 1300–1399

    A 14th-century Torah Scroll from the Iberian Peninsula, complete with mantle. What is the Torah Scroll? The Torah Scroll...

  • Pentateuch with a commentary by Rashi

    Manuscript Created date: c. 1350–1399

    A 14th-century codex of the Pentateuch, complete with Rashi’s commentary. Why is Rashi’s commentary important? Rashi, a...

  • The Brother Haggadah

    Manuscript, Illumination, Illuminated manuscript Created date: 1350-1374 CE

    The haggadah is the service book used in Jewish households on Passover Eve to celebrate the Israelites' deliverance from...

  • The Duke of Sussex Bible

    Manuscript, Illumination, Illuminated manuscript Created date: 1350-1374 CE

    Micrography is an original and charming expression of Jewish art dating back to the early Middle Ages still practised to...

  • The Sister Haggadah

    Manuscript, Illumination, Illuminated manuscript Created date: 1325-1374 CE

    The haggadah is the service book used in Jewish households on Passover Eve to celebrate the Israelites' deliverance from...