Section 12. Biblical Manuscripts from Belarus

122. The Torah scroll

18th century. National Library of Belarus, Minsk

A scroll on parchment found on the territory of Belarus. Written with the Jewish square script, no decorations. Probably, it was created in one of the Jewish spiritual schools – yeshivas – in the 18th century. At that time there were yeshivas in Minsk, Brest, Slutsk, Valozhyn and other places.