Exhibition | Out of Egypt



Found at: https://www.timesofisrael.com/homecoming-alexandria-synagogue-hosts-egypts-largest-jewish-prayers-in-decades/
Karaite archive, Alexandria, Egypt (courtesy / Times of Israel).

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