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Pictures of the Oldest Sefer Torah

Below are some pictures of what is possibly the oldest Sefer Torah. The pictures are from this article from the Huffington Post in Italian and the Ansa news agency. HT to the person who discovered the Sefer Torah, Mauro Perani, who posted a link on Facebook.

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3 Responses to “Pictures of the Oldest Sefer Torah”

  1. 1
    Jeff:

    IDK, the nun and the vav of mi yikeemenu are so close they look like a tet. Better correct it. :-)

  2. 2
    Reb Chaim HaQoton:

    According to the experts, it seems to be an invalid sefer torah for several reasons, see http://www.otzar.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=13649

  3. 3
    Menachem Mendel (Michael P.):

    Rabbi HaQoton,

    Thank you for the link. This is a better link to the page.

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