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(VII) Img. ID: 21119 Torah finials , , Trieste, 1856 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document

2 Name/Title Torah finials | Unknown
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1856
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Austria-Hungary/Habsburg Monarchy
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Italy | Friuli-Venezia Giulia | Trieste
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Serbia | Belgrade | Sc_399
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9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Sanctuary Implements |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1986
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The tower-like rimon is made of silver and consists of a shaft, a body and an apex

The shaft is cylindrical and tapering. It is mounted over a raised bulbous base. The base is decorated with scroll-work and stemming flowers. The shaft is encircled by two rings at the bottom, between them is a floral pattern, in the middle a ring is flanked by leaves stemming up and down. At the top of the shaft is another ring. The hexagonal body consists of a concave, bowl shaped base, and is surmounted by a domical cap.The base bears a floral decoration with round arches at the top. Bands framed by beaded stripe encircle the bottom and the top of the facets The bands bear jewel like beads. Three facets bear musical instruments surrounded by a garland. The Three others bear medaillions, which are framed by a wreath and a ribbon on the top. One medaillion bears the Ark of convenant with the two outwards facing cherubin heads. Another shows the image of the temple in form of an rotunda elevated on a socle. The entrance is flanked by two columns and is covered by a dome. Another medaillions bears the motif of the lighted menorah, which is supported on a rectangular base. It has an undulating shaft and six branches stemming out of it. The facets are surrounded at the bottom by a band of leaves. At the lower edge of the facets six loops are applied with six bells. One is a jingle, two are european bells and two are conical bells. The body is covered with a domical, tiered cap decorated with a floral pattern.

The apex consists of a vase with two curved handles and a branch of flowers stems out of it.

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
163 | 099
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
:MED : Metal
:NNO : 160-10,11,12,13,14, 163-10,11
:MH : 420(Overall) 200 (Shaft)
:MD : 76 (Overall) 26 (Shaft)
:MAT : Silver ## Repousse, chased## Fastened by screws
:RG : M.R. 7.1986
:REM : Hallmark

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