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Hebrew Bible purchased for $US38.1 million for display at Jewish museum

Sotheby's unveils the Codex Sassoon for auction, on Wednesday, 15th February, 2023, in the Manhattan borough of New York.

New York, USRNS The Codex Sassoon, a late ninth or early 10th-century book Sotheby’s has dubbed the “earliest, most complete copy of the Hebrew Bible,” was sold for $US38.1 million on Wednesday afternoon to American Friends of the ANU, Museum of the Jewish People. It will become part of the museum’s core exhibition and permanent collection in Tel […]