Marriage contract (ketubbah) between Abraham, son
Marriage contract (ketubbah) between Abraham, son of Mussa and Yahya Salem al-Cohen al-'Araqi, and Rumiyyeh, daughter of Abraham Salem al-Sheikh al-Levi. Sana'a, Yemen , 1794. Decorated with a depiction of the groom offering his bride wine at the Yihud ceremony . Miniature Painting. ISRAEL. JERUSALEM. Jerusalem. Israel Museum.
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Melchizedec & Abraham
A priest-king of Salem, he blesses Abraham's flock, and in return receives a tithe of the spoils of any victories Abraham may have over his enemies Date:
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