Under Reconstruction!


(VII) Img. ID: 14297 Vienna Semag, Vol. II, fol. 2v, Strasbourg, 5 September, 1344 edit  
Category: Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts

General Document

2 Name/Title Vienna Semag | Unknown
3a Object SeMaG
3b Object Detail Vol. II, fol. 2v
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 5 September, 1344
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin France | Bas-Rhin | Strasbourg
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Austria | Vienna | Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (ÖNB)
| Cod. Hebr. 34 I & II (Schwartz No. 63)
10 Location Austria | Wien (Bundesland) | Wien (Vienna) | Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (ÖNB)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Upper Rhinish school of the 13th-14th century|
13 Iconographical Subject Filigree work panel
Two-legged hybrid
Initial word panel (Not used; see: Initial word panel, Illustrative, Initial word panel, decorative) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description Vol. II, fol. 2v: The initial words: “Positive precept” (מצות עשה) at the opening List of the positive percepts are written in display script within a horizontal panel against red filigree ground with floral motifs. The panel is framed by bow-shaped patterns in alternating green and blue and decorated by six blue and magenta medallions inhabited by two-legged hybrids and a fowl in spared ground technique. Red flourishes extend from the corner medallions into the margins and framing the text column. The alphabet numeration for the percepts is written in square letters along the right margin.
21 Ornamentation
Decorated initial word panel
Two-legged hybrids
Bow-shaped patterns
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
Parchment, red ink, blue, green and magenta paint
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

Vol. II, fol. 2v, at the lower part of the page is an inscription by the hand of Uri ben Avraham of the Shalky Wort family:
ראיתי אנשים רעות שקונים ספרים בלא מעות רק בחמשה אצבעות/ ויראתי יבוא אחד מן השוק ויעשה עליו צוק לכן אני בא בחתמתי שמי/ על זה הספר נא' אורי בן לאא' אברהם ז"ל איש שלקי ווערד.
Uri ben Avraham signed his name on the Semag second volume to state his ownership. According to the following inscription, he also owned the first volume of this manuscript.
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
See: General document
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
198 | 075
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