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Auction 18 Lot Number 125

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Real Photo Cards and a Postcard of Herzl

1. Group photograph, "Agudat Mizrachi". No venue mentioned, [ca. 1920s].
2. Group photograph, "Cheder for Talmudic studies 'HaMizrachi'". Proszowice, Poland, 1938. Handwritten dedication on the back.
3. Printed postcard, Dr. Theodor Herzl (the Congress Portrait). Vienna-New-York, Renaissance, ca. 1940s.
Various sizes and conditions.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 445

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Non-Political Haggadah

Anochi, Dan [Ephraim Davidson], [ed]. Non-political Haggadah, for everyone. Tel Aviv: Bedichuta, [1947].
Humorous Haggadah, typewritten and stenciled. 10 leaves, 21cm. Fair-good condition. Partially detached, stained and torn cover.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 318

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Naftali Bezem – Signed and Numbered Prints

N. Bezem, Jean Tirosh Gallery, Old City of Jaffa, April-May 1968.
Homage to the French Cubist painter Fernand Lֳ©ger. Editor: A. Gilad, Printing: Amal printing school. Six prints in color, each signed by Bezem and numbered, 75/300 copies. 27x27 cm, good condition. Original cover, somewhat worn. Printed on three heavy paper leaves, folded in half.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 436

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HaBonim – Tzahala Camp, 1957

Passover Haggadah. HaBonim, Tzahala camp. [Tel Aviv], 1957.
Non-traditional Haggadah, stenciled, with many illustrations. [24] leaves, 28 cm. Fair-good condition. Bound with string. Tears and stains at borders of cover and first leaves. Not listed in Steiner.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 159

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Prayer Booklet – Memorial Assembly for Chaim Weizmann

Prayer and programme booklet for a memorial assembly conducted by the Chief Rabbinate on the thirtieth day of the passing of Prof. Chaim Weizmann, first president of the State of Israel. [Jerusalem, 1952]. [7] pp, 20.5 cm. Very good condition.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 255

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Boker – Alphabet and Reader – Firenze, 1956

Levi, Leo [ed]. Boker, first reader for Jewish children in exile. Firenze, 1956.
Published by Mercaz HaChinuch in Paris. Illustrated. Introduction and comments in French. [7], 63, [4] pages. 21 cm. Good condition. Few stains on cardboard binding.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 543

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Paper Items Printed in Morocco

Six paper items printed in Morocco, 1940s-50s.
Including: Document issued by the JNF confirming receipt of a donation for tree planting, written in Arabic in Hebrew letters; invitation to Shimon Bar Yochai public celebration in Casablanca; two membership cards of the Zionist Organization in Morocco;HaPo'el HaMizrachi Women in Morocco membership card; Holiday Greetings card with gilded decorations. Various sizes and conditions.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 298

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“Reflection on Golda” – Leaves in the Shape of a Magen David

Reflection on Golda, on the 100th Anniversary of Her Birth. Writer: Wendy Elliman; Artist: Carol Hamoy. New York: Faust & Smith, [1998]. English.
Collection of reflections about Golda Meir on her hundredth birthday. The book was printed on good quality paper in a special format: leaves were cut in the shape of a Magen David and bound in a wood-binding covered with cloth, handmade. [38] pp, 28 cm. Very good condition.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 213

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Berthold – Catalogue of Hebrew Letters – Berlin, 1924

Berthold, Joseph Tscherkassky. Berlin, 1924.
Catalogue of Hebrew letters and various decorations. Includes samples for various fonts and typefaces created by the typeface manufacturer. Introduction in seven languages: Yiddish, German, English, Hebrew, Arabic, etc. Elaborate color cover, with embossed letters. The author was the Oriental Department Manager of Berthold. [84] pp, 29 cm. Good condition. Moisture marks. Damages to borders of binding.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 480

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Collection of Compositions – Vocal and for Piano – “Yuval” Publishing

Six music-note booklets for songs in Hebrew and Yiddish, by the composer and musicologist Shlomo Rosovsky (1878-1962).
Four booklets published by "Yuval, Publishing House for Hebrew Music"; two booklets published by "Geselshaft far Yidishe Falks-musik in Peterburg", St. Petersburg, 1914.
Names of oeuvres: "Badchan" for piano; "Tachat Si'ach HaYerakrak"; "Numa Numa"; "Poema" for piano; "Lomer Zich Iberbeten" and "Ich bin a Balegula". All booklets in old cloth binding with embossed writing "Collection of Compositions for Song and Piano, Yuval Publishing, S. Rosovsky". Volume 31 cm. Good condition. Stains. Minor moth-damages to binding.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 171

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Population Censuses Conducted after the Six-Day War

Two booklets printed after the Six-Day War and the conquest of East Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria, the Gaza strip, the Golan Heights and Sinai. Include detailed population censuses concerning the recently conquered regions, numerous data-tables and folded maps, in Hebrew and in English.
1. The West Bank of the Jordan, Gaza Strip and Northern Sinai, Golan Heights - data from general count. Booklet no.1 of a series of population censuses, 1967. Published by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Jerusalem, 1967.
2, Population and Housing Census, 1967, East Jerusalem. Published by the Central Bureau of Statistics and the Municipality of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 1968.
26.5 cm. Good condition. Minor tears and stains.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 142

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New Year Cards with Gilded Decorations and Illustrations – U.S.A

Seven leaves with a printed greeting "LeShana Tova Tikatev/u". U.S.A.
Leaves are folded in half, embossed illustrations on the front, decorated with gold. Greeting is in Hebrew and English. Colored cut-out drawings were pasted onto all the leaves like a Jew holding the Torah, flowers, girl holding a "Shana Tova" flag and so on.
20.5 - 21 cm. Very good condition. One greeting somewhat different.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 601

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Eight Eretz Yisrael Mezuzahs

Eight mezuzahs. Eretz Yisrael, 50s-60s.
Silver (some stamped), beaten and etched, filigree; beaten copper; brass.
Four are stamped "Israel" or "Made in Israel". One is stamped: "Bezalel". Various sizes and conditions.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 177

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Booklet About Arlosoroff’s Assassination, 1933

MS [unknown alias]. Behind the Scenes of the Mysterious Assassination on the Tel Aviv beach. Jerusalem, [1933].
A booklet describing the affair of Arlosoroff's assassination in a literary style. Published a few weeks after the assassination. Bibliographically unknown and not in the JNUL.16 pp, 18 cm. Good condition. Minor tears at borders of cover, sporadic stains.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 276

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“Neft” – Board Game

Neft, board game for 2-5 players. Eretz Israel: Adloyada, [ca. 1961].
Purpose of game: purchasing oil-fields. The map of Eretz Israel is drawn on the board. On the map appear the locations of Heletz, Beer-Sheba and Arad. Attached are: an information booklet about oil and an instructions leaf. Original box, 47x32 cm. Good condition. Moisture-marks and damages. All of the game parts are included and have not been used.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 330

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Omanut- “Bezalel” Quarterly / “Chatzot” – Boris Schatz

1-5. Five "Omanut" booklets - quarterly of Bezalel National Museum news, published by Friends of Bezalel Society. Jerusalem, 1940-1941. First booklet of first year in English; booklets 2-3 of year I; booklet 1, 2/3 of year II. In each booklet appear articles and photographs.
6. Chatzot, a silver-plated plaque, made by Boris Schatz. Signed on right corner "Yerushalem". "Chatzot" is engraved on upper part, in the center a candle and a person praying, on the lower part - "Parsa Zion Beyadeha - ein menachem la". 7x7 cm, good condition. Minor stains.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 117

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Eliyahu Brothers – Postcard Folder

Photographs of Jerusalem and Eretz Israel. Postcard-folder, [1920s].
A Magen David and the inscription "Eliyahu Brothers - Jaffa-Tel-Aviv (Eretz Israel)" in Hebrew and English appears on the back cover.
Eleven postcards with various views of Jerusalem, including the Bezalel building; the Dead Sea, Hebron and Rachel's Tomb. Numbered consecutively 285-295. Good condition. One postcard damaged and restored. Minor stains and damages to cover.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 189

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IDF Postcards

Fifty military postcards, for use by IDF soldiers. 1970s-80s.
Most of the postcards are illustrated with caricatures; on two cards appear photographs of "Shlom HaGalil" operation. Size varies, good condition. Most of the postcards were sent by mail.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 350

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Lewinsky Square / New Central Bus Station, Tel Aviv – Guestbook

Lewinsky square [new central bus station in Tel Aviv] - Guestbook. 1970s-80s. Autographs and dedications, most of them for the contractor Areyh Pilz, the initiator of the idea of constructing a new central bus station. Construction lasted for twenty years. The station underwent different stages until it reached its current poor condition. Amongst the signatories: Yitzchak Rabin, Shimon Peres, Rehavam Ze'evi, Shlomo Lahat (Tchitch) and many leading figures from the military and the industrial sectors. [29] leaves with tens of signatures and dedications, 29.5 cm. Good condition. Several leaves are partly detached.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 182

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Fashion and Cars Advertisements – Mula Eshet, 1962

Three printed advertisements, in color, by Mula Eshet, one of the pioneering fashion photographers in Israel. [1962].
1. Advertisement for Ford Anglia car, with a model standing next to it: "The most wonderful car in the world." 24x24 cm. Very good condition.
2. Advertisement for Ford Comet car, with a model standing next to it: "Maximum quality in the right dimensions" and "Dorina - an original three-piece suit." 24x22 cm. Very good condition.
3. Advertisement for Volkswagen 1962 Beetle, the "car for a woman", with a model standing next to the car: "Fashion and quality in Satmar Products." Printed on heavy paper. 34x24.5 cm. Very good condition.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 566

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Amulet – Four Rivers

Brass coin-like amulet, for wearing around neck. In the center, the shape of a Magen David, names of angels, combinations of letters and names; on margins, names of the four rivers: Gichon, Pishon, Euphrates, Chidekel.
Diameter: 3 cm. Good condition.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 108

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Photograph of a Bombay Jewish-Indian Family

Photograph of Jewish parents and their daughter. [Bombay, India, 1930s-40s].
A leaf is pasted on the back with the address of the photographer M.L. Reuben in Bombay, confirming the use of this photograph in a photography competition "Jews in Asia." 14x10 cm. Fair-good condition. Two corners damaged. Stains on the reverse.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 599

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Candlesticks Made by Hans Teppich

Candlesticks, made by Hans Teppich. Jerusalem, [1950s-1960s]. Copper, partially gold plated.
"Israel" etched on base. Each candlestick is made of six petal-like branches, which create the shape of a flower when opened. Signed underneath: "Jerusalem Teppich".
Width: 8 cm. Height: 3.5 cm. Fair-good condition.

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Auction 18 Lot Number 514

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Invitation-Proclamation to a Series of Lectures – Vienna, 1906

Vortragszyklus aus Jֳ¼discher Geschichte [Lecture-series about Jewish History]. Proclamation issued by the management of the Vienna Jewish Community, 1906.
A series of lectures about Jewish history - Viennese Jewry in the Middle Ages and in Modern Times - organized by Dr. S. Frankfurter. Leaf 34 cm. Fair condition. Tears, creases and numerous folding-marks.

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