skip to content

Cairo Genizah : Untitled Item

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'><p>First page of the Cairene Purim Scroll, which was written in 1524 to commemorate the deliverance of Cairo's Jewish community from the hands of Ahmed Pasha, the Ottoman governor of Egypt. The Hebrew and Judaeo-Arabic verses alternate, with incipits written in larger script.</p></p>

Want to know more?

Under the 'More' menu you can find , and information about sharing this image.

No Contents List Available
No Metadata Available


If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual page:
Alternatively please share this page on social media

You can also embed the viewer into your own website or blog using the code below: