Jewish Ceremony of Sounding the Horn on New Year's Day

Title:
Jewish Ceremony of Sounding the Horn on New Year's Day
Creator:
Picart
Date:
1780
Description:
Black-and-white engraving depicting blowing the shofar on Rosh Hashanah at the Portuguese Synagogue in Amsterdam. Engraving after Bernard Picart. From A new and univeral history of the religious rites and ceremonies of all nations in the world by William Hurd, published London: A. Hogg.
Collection:
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Prints and Photographs
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Jews--Social life and customs, Judaism--Customs and practices, Rosh ha-Shanah, Shofar, Synagogues--Netherlands--Amsterdam
Geographic Subject:
Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
Print Portfolio 13, cofc-war-print13-006
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Expression 10000 XL, 250 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public domain.
Access Information:
For more information contact Special Collections at the College of Charleston Libraries, Charleston, SC 29424.