Section 5. The Bible along the Silk Road

40. Barrow Chinese Embassy Miniature Esther Scroll (Megillah), Kaifeng, China 18c

Larson Collection, Bonita Springs, FL, USA

An extremely rare miniature, illuminated Esther scroll with prayers dating to the 18th century, made in Italy and gifted to the Jewish community in remote Kaifeng, China.
An extremely rare miniature, illuminated Esther scroll with prayers dating to the 18th century, made in Italy and gifted to the Jewish community in remote Kaifeng, China.