Nationality certificate : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : B&W, Purple ; Ht: 12 in. x W: 8,5 in.
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February 5, 1912
1 page, single-sided. Folded once vertically and three times horizontally. Spanish coat of arms printed at top centre. Document issued by the Spanish Consul in Tangier, Morocco. Certifies that Hilel Nahon, a 49-year-old married tailor, is of Argentinian nationality.
Narrative: Hilel (Hillel) Nahon was the maternal great-grandfather of the donor, Elie Benchetrit. He returned to Morocco after having spent 10 years in Argentina which was then under Spanish rule. This nationality certificate gave him international status in Moroccan Muslim courts.