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(VII) Img. ID: 10834 NL Trebitsch Siddur, Fol. 170v (formerly fol. 136v), Třebíč (Trebitsch), 14th c. edit  
Category: Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts

General Document

2 Name/Title NL Trebitsch Siddur | Unknown
3a Object Siddur
Passover Haggadah
3b Object Detail Fol. 170v (formerly fol. 136v)
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 14th c.
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Czech Republic | Moravia | Třebíč (Trebitsch)
8 Community Ashkenazi
9 Collection Israel | Jerusalem | National Library of Israel (NLI)
| Heb. 4º 681-2
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Israel | Jerusalem | National Library of Israel (NLI)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Initial word, decorative
Deer hunt
Hare hunt
Decorated letters in spared ground technique |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The initial word “Thou” אתה which opens the prayer for the Hakkafoth of Simhat Torah which occupies the width of the text space is written in bold square Ashkenazi script in dark brown ink. Various animals such as dragons, dogs , deer, hares and birds are depicted either within the letters in spare ground technique or between the space of the letters and above them, in pen-work, some of which are in hunt scenes. A ground line on which a dog’s head chasing a hare is depicted extends from the letter “aleph” and underneath this ground line is a flying bird with an unidentified object in its beak. Within the top part of the letter “Taph” is a dog chasing a deer, while in it’s space is a dog with a fowl in its mouth. Within the space of the letter “Heh” is a dog biting a deer’s leg and on the left is a stork with a snake in it’s beak. A ground line is depicted between the end of the word and the scribal justification on the left and on it are two trees and two dogs’ heads are flanking and chasing a deer. The junctions of the strokes of the letters are decorated with human masks and twisted dragon heads.
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors
25k Construction Material

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
203 | 015
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a