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Original, hand colored, 1680 bible page from a book which was published in Prague, Czech Republic in 1680 by and for the Congregation of the Old/New Synagogue founded in the 14th century. With a woodcut depicting Pharaoh appointing Joseph as viceroy after Joseph's interpretation of Pharoah's dream. This double-sided page also consists of Yiddish text with Hebrew letters. The original book had Old Testament Bible stories, written primarily for women, in Yiddish to educate their children...