Letter from Rabbi Chaim Elazar Wax, author of the Nefesh Chaya, to Rabbi Eliyahu Guttmacher, Av Beis Din of Greiditz.
In the letter, Rabbi Wax requests an additional 100 amulets to sell and use the money as per Rabbi Guttmacher's instruction, telling of the great demand for Rabbi Guttmacher's amulets in Poland.
Rabbi Chaim Elazar Wax (1822 – 1889) author of Nefesh Chaya was one of the leading rabbis of his time. He served as rabbi of Kalisz and Pietrokov and as president of Kollel Poland in Israel. He was a great admirer of Rabbi Eliyahu Guttmacher.
20 x 13 cm | Name of recipient and parts of his titles are presently lacking