Ketubah: Sienna (Italy), 1700

Price $225.00
Members $202.50

Choose the Gift Wrap

    • Gift Wrap

      Gift Wrap

      $5.00 each product

  • Please check and confirm the chosen wrapping

    Gift Wrap added

    NOTE: Ketubahs are special order items due to their customization for each wedding couple. Please call 212-423-3211 for more information and to place an order with a specialist from our sales team.  Should you order online, please expect to hear from our sales team to confirm and complete your order.

    A small selection of samples can be seen in-person at our retail location. While we only have a small selection on our site, our full selection of hundreds of designs can be seen on the websites of the artists we work with:, Danny Azoulay, Stephanie Caplan, Mickie Caspi, Melanie Dankowicz, and Ruth Rudin. and the Jewish Museum have collaborated to bring together a beautiful selection of Ketubahs culled from the Museum's collection of Marriage Contracts. The Museum Collection features ketubah designs adapted from original works from around the world that date as far back as the 1600s. Their timeless artwork decorates modern texts and provides a reminder of the long history and tradition behind signing the ketubah.

    This ketubah was adapted from a marriage contract from Pisa (Italy), 1721, in the collection of the Jewish Museum.  The Grand Duke Ferdinand I of Tuscany (r. 1587-1609) invited Jews to settle in Pisa and Livorno in the late 16th century; they included descendants of Spanish conversos.  It is therefore not surprising that in this ketubah from Pisa, the original bride and groom were of Spanish origin.  The groom's family emblem, featured in the shield above, includes a lion.  The representation of seminude figures in the top corners of the ketubah indicates the influence of Italian art.
    Available in different sizes and text options, including custom text.
    Member's discount is only available when the ketubah is purchased through the Jewish Museum Shop.
    Heirloom-quality giclee print using archival inks and paper.
    Price listed for classic size: 18-1/4"x 23-1/2" and does not include the personalization fee ($75) and additional shipping fee ($45)
    Please allow at least six weeks to fulfill your ketubah order.  For faster fulfillment, please call the shop during open shop hours, which can be found on the "Locations + Hours" page of this website.

    Please contact us @ 212.423.3211 for more information.
    Recently Viewed
    No recently views items
    Clear All
    Copyright © 2023. All rights reserved.