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Rare Jewish Text Found

Rare Jewish-Indian Haggaah found in a house clearance Dr Wise said the Haggadah gives an insight into the community’s life A rare Jewish text, published for the “Black Jews of India” in the 19th Century, has been discovered in a garage sale in Salford. The 137-year-old Poona Haggadah, used by the Bene Israel community at […]


Sunset at Montmajour- Vincent Van Gogh

New Vincent van Gogh Painting Identified

Sunset at Montmajour – which depicts trees, bushes and sky – had spent years in a Norwegian private collector’s attic after he had been told the work was not by the Dutch master. The museum said the painting was authenticated by letters, style and the physical materials used. It is the first full-size canvas by […]