Joe Fintz's tefilin set from the island of Rhodes

Rhodesli tefilin (ST00895)

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Title

Joe Fintz's tefilin set from the island of Rhodes

Subject

Tefillin

Description

A pair of tefilin or phylacteries worn on the hand and head according to rabbinic tradition and derived from Deuteronomy 11:18.

Publisher

[publisher not identified]

Date

ca. 1937

Format

Tefilin box: 2½ diameter

Language

Hebrew

Type

Tefillin

Identifier

Courtesy of Al Shemarya
ST00895

Coverage

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Ottoman Empire--Rhodes--Italy--Greeece

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Citation

“Joe Fintz's tefilin set from the island of Rhodes,” Exploring Sephardic Life Cycle Customs, accessed May 24, 2022, http://jewishstudies.washington.edu/omeka/items/show/41.