Letter: ENA 2555.1

Letter ENA 2555.1

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Letter in Hebrew narrating the trouble caused by Ben Meir including quoting at length a letter sent by the elders. Entered in Geniza collection as an independent manuscript (in 2017, citing Alder) and as the second folio of the most extensive text witness of the Book of the Calendar Controversy (in 2021, citing Stern).

ENA 2555.1 recto

recto

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ENA 2555.1 verso

verso
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