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Halper 151 Part of a code on Jewish ritual, includes various prayers with texts, and obligations pertaining to food
TitlePart of a code on Jewish ritual, includes various prayers with texts, and obligations pertaining to food
Call numberHalper 151
(Philadelphia, United States, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Library, Cairo Genizah Collection)
PublisherCenter for Advanced Judaic Studies Library
12th century-13th century?
- The prayer text portions are fully vocalized; text breaks denoted by spaces, occasionally with a punctus; prayer endings denoted by a sof pasuḳ; A folio from a Siddur with prayer texts and instructions in Judeo-Arabic. The recto is from the end of a section on the prayers of the rainy season added to the daily 'Amidah. The text is identical to that of Saʹadia Gaon's Kitāb jāmiʾ aṣ-ṣalawāt wat-tāsābīh ('Sidur Rav Seʻadyah Gaʹon / Israel Davidson [ed.]. Jerusalem : Mekitse nirdamin, 1963. p. 21); The next section starts with the headline ואגבאת אטעאם (the obligations pertaining to food). This sequence differs from the siddurim of Saʹadia Gaon and Solomon of Sujulmusa; This section continues on the verso, with the texts of the blessings before food and the blessing after the meal.
- Condition: complete.
Extent14 X 10.4 cm
Material applied: black ink
- Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
- Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
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