Post 129: Art in stamps: Wedding stamps in honor of my granddaughter Feigei Golshevsky and Natan David Reichman’s marriage in Beit Shemesh yesterday

Jewelry from Jewish Communities -<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Bridal Head Ornament - Bukhara, late 19th century -<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Israeli Educational Postage Stamp<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
June 2015</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
<p>English and Hebrew info flyers about the stamp at<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
WWW.JR.CO.IL in the stamps section.</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
<p>#israelistamps #stamps #postagestamps #stamp #israel #israeli #philatelic #stampcollecting #jewish #jewelry<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
#בולים #ישראל #יהדות #תכשיטים

Jewelry from Jewish Communities -<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Wedding Ring - Italy, 17th century -<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Israeli Educational Postage Stamp<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
June 2015</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
<p>English and Hebrew info flyers about the stamp at<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
WWW.JR.CO.IL in the stamps section.</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
<p>#israelistamps #stamps #postagestamps #stamp #israel #israeli #philatelic #stampcollecting #jewish #jewelry<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
#בולים #ישראל #יהדות #תכשיטים

Jewelry from Jewish Communities -<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Bridal Jewelry - Yemen, 1930s -<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Israeli Educational Postage Stamp<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
June 2015</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
<p>English and Hebrew info flyers about the stamp at<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
WWW.JR.CO.IL in the stamps section.</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
<p>#israelistamps #stamps #postagestamps #stamp #israel #israeli #philatelic #stampcollecting #jewish #jewelry<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
#בולים #ישראל #יהדות #תכשיטים

The ornaments created mostly by Jewish silversmiths, are also imbued with economic and amuletic value, and they attest to the wearer’s social and personal status as well as indicating the community to which she belongs.

Bridal Head Ornament – Bukhara, late 19th c

Unlike the local women’s jewelry, which is usually made of silver, the jewelry of the Jewish bride from Bukhara is made of hammered gold and inlaid with green and pink tourmalines.

The bridal set includes head and forehead ornaments, temple pendants, earrings, necklaces and bracelets – all characterized by precise and delicate goldsmithing (including the back of the items).

The Jews of Bukhara were known for their goldsmithing work throughout the 19th century, after which many turned to trade and became wealthy merchants.

Wedding Ring – Italy, 17th c

The wedding ring plays a central role in the ceremony in which bride and groom are declared husband and wife.

These extremely lavish rings – inscribed with the words mazal tov and featuring a tiny house that probably symbolized the Temple or the establishment of a new home – appeared in Ashkenazi communities in Germany and Italy as far back as the 13th century.

Their large size indicates that they were only used for the ceremony, after which they were either kept by the family or given to the community.

Bridal Jewellery – Yemen, 1930s

Bridal jeweley from Sana’a, Yemen. Covering her from head to toe, the jewelry of the Jewish bride from Sana’a is characterized by its abundance and the fixed order in which it is worn.

The most significant items of the bride’s apparel are the headdress and the numerous necklaces and chains worn on her chest, including large silver and gilt-silver beads and amuletic pendants, all made of exquisite hammering, granulation, and filigree work – a rare testament to the renowned skills of the Jewish silversmiths of Yemen.

The tiny patterns on the beads and amulets symbolize wealth and fertility.

The connection to stamps about Jewish weddings and Israeli fast food? Weddings in Israel are informal for the most part, cost less, and everyone is invited!

 The following is an add for soda. Please focus on the comedy and not the soda. It is a reminder of the Soup Nazi Seinfeld and the Soup Nazi, is featured. “The Soup Nazi” was Spike Feresten‘s first credited Seinfeld episode as a writer. The idea for the episode arose when Feresten told Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David about New York soup vendor Al Yeganeh, who was nicknamed “The Soup Nazi.” Seinfeld and David laughed and said, “That’s a show. Do that as your first show.” Feresten’s inspiration for the armoire subplot was a New York apartment building in which he had lived, which forbade moving furniture on certain days. The armoire thieves were written as homosexual because Larry David decided that “only gay guys would steal an armoire. (Wikipedia). I heard that Al Yeganeh, was visiting Israel and someone dreamed up this brilliant add.

 

Pepsi Max Presents: This Falafel Is Making Me Thirsty!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qaK7ihiSIY

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