Re: [Cz-L] Schmiedt and Fontyn

From: Paul Heger <>
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:33:03 -0400
To: Abraham Kogan <>
Reply-To: Paul Heger <>

Hardy, you are correct, it is the arba canfos,. which all orthodox wear in
Israel and in some American cities with the "tassels Tzizis" outside top
be seen, a\s is written in the relevant decree in Deuteronomy - Bamidbar
15: 38-41.
The name lapzidekel is a corrupt version of the German Leib zu decken
Paul Heger

On Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 4:20 AM, Abraham Kogan <>wrote:

> That's correct. By orthodox Jews it is also called "Arba Kanfes".
> Abraham K.

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