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(VII) Img. ID: 11453 Gerona Mishneh Torah, Fol. 8v, Girona (Gerona), 1305/6 edit  
Category: Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts

General Document

2 Name/Title Gerona Mishneh Torah | Unknown
3a Object Mishneh Torah by Maimonides
3b Object Detail Fol. 8v
4a Artist/ Maker Shmuel bar Avraham (Gerona) (Unknown)
5 Date 1305/6
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Spain | Catalonia | Province of Girona | Girona (Gerona)
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Vatican | Vatican Library
| VAT. EBR. 173
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Vatican
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Temple gate of the hall
Temple, Plan of |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. 187015
20 Description
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
187 | 015
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
NO : Ms.1996.13/1
MED : Manuscript
CTN : a. Mishneh Torah b. ??????
COD : Vellum, 2 II 558 1 leaves, 270 - 200mm, text spac 176x 115-112)mm, Written in square Spanish script, in brown ink. 31 lines per page, in ? column. Ruling by stylus, on hair side (hair always faces hair and flesh faces flesh), 31 horizontal and 1 1 vertical lines per page. Pricking is noticeable in all margins. 72 quires of 8 leaves, except XIII&&5&&, XIX&&6&&, XX&&7&&, XXXVII&&4&&, XLIV&&7&&, LIV&&6&&, LXIII&&5&&, LXXII&&6&&. Hebrew alphabetical numeration for the quires in lower left hand corner of the last verso of a quire and in the upper right hand corner in the first recto of a quire. The numeration renewed (starts from ? again) in quires XIV, XX, XXXVIII, XLV, LV, LXIV. From fol. 295 an added Hebrew alphabetical numeration, starting from כ' up to ,נ"ב by a later hand, written in the lower right hand corner at the first recto of each quire (fols. 100v-102v, 146v-147v, 285-287v, 341v-342v, 487-489v are blank. (always at the end of a quires set, followed by new numeration). The folios are numerated by Hebrew alpha numeration in the upper left hand corner of each recto, from א to ,ל"א נא to נה by the scribe and by a later hand.
CPH : Fol. 146: אני שמואל בר' אברהם ס"ט כתבתי אלי ארבעה ספרים שחבר הרב ר' משה בר' מימון... ליקר הנכבד הנעים ר' יוסף בר' פלכו ש'ד' וסיימתיו בחדש כסלו שנת חמשת אלפי וששים ושש לבריאת עולם למנין שאנו מונין כאן ביירונדה מתא... Fol. 558: אני שמואל בר' אברהם ס'ט' כתבתי אלו חמשה ספרים שחבר הרב ר' משה בר' מימון זצל והם טהרה, נזיקין קנין משפטים ושופטים ליקר הנכבד הנחמד הפרח הנעים נטע שעשועים ר' יוסף ש'ד' בר' פלכו נל"ו וסיימתים בחדש אדר שנת חמשת אלפים וששים ושש לבריאת עולם למנין שאנו מונין כאן במדינת ג'ירונדה מתא... Fol. 264: the name שמואל is emphacised in the text.
DEC : A. Book titles secondary titles and chapters numbers are decorated by the scribe by ink somtimes in spare ground too with floral motifs, dragons' and birds' head and full birds. B. The numbers of quires in the last verso are sometimes written within a stylized leaf, ocassionally filled with tiny scrolls in s.g.t. (i.e. fols. 8v, 16v, 32v, 40v, 48v, 56v, 64v, 88v, 96v, 109v, 154n, 186v. C. The numbers of quires in the last verso and the first recto are decorated with a small leaf ??? above the letter (i.e. fols. 294v-295, 302v- 303, 310v-311m 318v-319, 326v-327, 334v-335).
RG : Y.Z.

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50 Researcher 50a
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53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a