Some Jewish Vestiges rue de la Prefecture

For a long time, the outdoor museum of vestiges on rue de la Prefecture held a stone tablet  with letters in the Hebrew language that had remained a mystery to me. I had shown this tablet to many Hebrew speakers in an effort to figure it out and they usually suggested that it  was simply a fragment of something much …

Le mystère des vestiges de la rue de la Préfecture élucidé

Que signifient les inscriptions sur la tablette de pierre entreposée dans le musée à ciel de la rue de la préfecture ? Et d’où viennent ces sphinges ? Robert Levitt a mené l’enquête sur ces vestiges pour le blog du Vieux-Nice. Cela fait de longues années que le petit musée à ciel ouvert rue de la Préfecture compte parmi ses …

Jewish Tour of Nice – Burial Tombstone

On the rue de la Préfecture in Vieux Nice there is a small outdoor museum. There is a stone there with Hebrew letters. I had not been able to figure it out before, but on one of my visits, an Israel photographer suggested he could read the letters in the negative of his photo. Mystery solved: It is a burial …