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LOT 300:

Approbation Signed by the Gaon Rabbi Aharon Moshe Taubes, Author of Karnei Re'em

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19/06/2018 at Winner'S

Approbation from the Iasi Community, signed by Rabbi Moshe Aharon Taubes, Iasi's rabbi [1847?].

Specifications[1] leaf, paper. 17x17 cm. With his handwritten signature.

Rabbi Aharon Moshe Taubes (1787-1852) was a prominent rabbi of his time. He was one of the most renowned Galician Torah scholars, and a long-time friend of Rabbi Yaakov Orenstein, author of Yeshuot Yaakov. He maintained halachic correspondence with Rabbi Mordechai Benet and the Chatam Sofer. He was the rabbi of Śniatyn, and then Iasi. He was respected by both the chassidim and their opponents. He authored the Shu"t To'afot Re'em and the Karnei Re'em on the Torah.

Condition: Fine. Fold marks and stains.