Signature of the Vilna Ga'on Rabbi Shlomo Ovadia Yosef ben Ya'akov, and part of the filling of the Ketubah is written in his handwriting, with the signature of Rabbi Reuven Elbaz Shilhata.
Condition; Very Good, folding marks, filing holes.
Rabbi Ovadia Yosef (1920-2013) was an arbiter and a Sephardic Sephardic author. He served as Sephardic chief rabbi (1973-1983) and was its spiritual leader and president of the Council of Torah Sages The Shas Party since its establishment, winner of the Israel Prize for Torah Literature for the year 1970. Was considered by many to be the greatest Sephardic rabbi of his generation, and was known by his disciples as the great generation, "the arbiter of the generation" and Maran.
Rabbi Reuven Elbaz (born 1944) is a member of the Council of Torah Sages of the Shas Party, head of Yeshivat Or HaChaim for the newly religious, rabbi of the Beit Yisrael neighborhood and a central activist in the Teshuvah movement in Israel.
Auction Date: Tuesday 27 November 2018