Notice, in Hebrew, to stand guard at the Great Synagogue cemetery

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Notice, in Hebrew, with a decorated border of skulls and crossbones, c.1800

Administrative / Biographical History

Notice to stand guard at the Great Synagogue cemetery, London, to prevent body snatching.

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