Paraliterary text: JRL Series L 149

Paraliterary text JRL Series L 149

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The second block of text appears to be a prophecy attributed to Ibn Ezra regarding a Messiah in the land of Egypt, mentioning the year 1647/8 (5408), so slightly earlier than the Sabbatean movement. Needs further examination.

JRL Series L 149 1 / 1 leaf, recto

1 / 1 leaf, recto

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JRL Series L 149 1 / 1 leaf, verso

1 / 1 leaf, verso
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