Judaic Manuscripts Origins

Szyk Haggadah

This article traces Judaic manuscripts to their earliest confirmable date. It is far from extensive, so please email me information if you would like it added.

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1426 – potential loan note of the North French Hebrew Miscellany

1430 – Alba Bible

1499 – Nuremberg Mahzor (dated to 1331)

1500s – Sarajevo Haggadah (dated to 1350)

1800s – Abraham Firkovich has no record of how he acquired it

1930s – Szyk Haggadah

1946 – Birds’ Head Haggadah (Purchased by Ludwig Marum)

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References;

(1) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Jewish_illuminated_manuscripts

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