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(VII) Img. ID: 13677 Second NL Simmel Haggadah, Fol. 10, Wien (Vienna), 1756 edit  
Category: Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts

General Document

2 Name/Title Second NL Simmel Haggadah | Unknown
3a Object Passover Haggadah
3b Object Detail Fol. 10
4a Artist/ Maker Meshulam Simmel of Polna (Scribe and artist)
5 Date 1756
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Austria | Wien (Bundesland) | Wien (Vienna)
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Jerusalem | National Library of Israel (NL)
| Heb. 38º5837 (Segre-Amar Collection)
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Israel | Jerusalem | National Library of Israel (NL)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Moses and Aaron before Pharaoh
Pharaoh’s magicians rods changing into serpents |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description Illustrating the text is a panel depicting an open cityscape. A foreground, middle ground and background, depict each a different segment of the story. In the foreground on the right hand side of the panel, Moses and Aaron, both bearded, stand before Pharaoh who is seated on the right on a three stepped throne, next to Pharaoh stand three wise men and behind them are two more men and a soldier. Moses depicted with horns, holds the rod in his right hand, behind him stands Aaron in pristly clothing. Moses’ left arm and Paroh’s right arm are raised to show that they are in the middle of conversation. In the middle ground, on the left hand side of the panel, the continuation of the story is depicted. Paraph is seated on the left and gestures with his left hand towords Moses and Aaron who stand before him, Moses’ right gestures toword Paraoh and in his left he holds a snake. To Paraoh’s right are two wise men with snakes in their hands. In the background a man is seen beating another man with a bat in his hands. An inscription is written bellow in Yiddish in semi cursive Ashkenazic script. Exodus 7:1, 7-12
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
0194 | 094
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