Admire what may be the oldest Sephardic Jewish manuscript in the world

Admire what may be the oldest Sephardic Jewish manuscript in the world

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Admire the National Museum’s finest possession, the “Sarajevo Haggadah,” possibly the oldest Sephardic Jewish manuscript in the world; originating in Barcelona around 1350, the manuscript is hand-lettered on bleached calfskin and illuminated with copper and gold.

PUBLISHED: August 23, 2013