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(VII) Img. ID: 1455 Scenes from Had Gadya, Passover Haggadah, Jerusalem, 1955 edit  
Category: Jewish printed books

General Document

2 Name/Title Scenes from Had Gadya | Unknown
3a Object Passover Haggadah
3b Object Detail Passover Haggadah
4a Artist/ Maker Raban, Ze`ev (Painter, 1890-1970, teacher in Bezalel 1912- 1929) (Unknown)
5 Date 1955
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Modern
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Jerusalem
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Jerusalem | Sc_564
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Had Gadya (One Only Kid) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 11.2.1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 536-37
19a Scan No.
20 Description

p.39 is composed of two square pictures, located at the center of the page. They represent, from right to left the One Only Kid two last parts. The seventh and the eighth parts of One Only Kid are written above the illustrations, while the ninth and the tenth are written below the corresponding illustration. The parts are printed in Hebrew block letters and reads in Aramaic. The right picture illustrates the ninth part of the song. It depicts the slaughterer of the former illustration (ma. 1053. 41) attacked by the death angel, in the corner. The black horned Angel of Death is weavin a knife against the slaughtered body, in his right hand while holding him with the other one. The Angel of Death is a naked monster with a human body and two huge rat wings. THe left picture represents God slaughtering the Angel of Death. It is illustrating the last part of the One Only Kid. It depicts the Angel of Death leaning diagonally against the ground with his left hand while trying to protect himself with the left hand. The Angel of Death's wings are spread around him helplessly. A sharp flame, representing God, is crossing his throat diagonally, from the right upper corner of the picture. He is puzzled. A blackbird is looking at him in the background.


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
Printed book
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
Each picture, 7 cm x 7 cm
26a Height 20.3 cm
26b Length 70mm., all of the pictures
26c Width 15.5 cm
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
In block Hebrew letters, below the pictures. Lower right, Z. Raban. Lower left, Jerusalem.
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
A b/w reproduction.
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
Black and white reproduction
45 Temp: Batch Number
014 | 039
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Ma.1053.42
:MED : print
:SIG : In Hebrew block letters, below the pictures LR: Z. Raban; LL: Jerusalem.
:MWI : 70mm., all of the pictures
:MAT : Printed book

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter N.S.D. & D.P. 4-5.1993 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a