EH 48 B 20 04



Memorandum on a penalty given to Isaac Cohen Belinfante

Part of a memorandum on a penalty given to Isaac Cohen Belinfante, because of a sermon that did not please the governors of the Sephardic congregation in Amsterdam, c. 1770.

Though the text is incomplete, it appears that Belinfante was fined fl. 20.00 to be deduced from his salary of fl. 80.00 per annum, as a teacher of the congregation.

Belonged to the collection of D. Montezinos.

Text in Portuguese with some Hebrew quotations / Paper / 20,4 x 16,2 cm. / 6 ff. / Variety of lines to a page / Current writing with some square Hebrew quotations / No title / Bound together with some other works in 19th century half-leather binding.

Fuks 441. Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.