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(VII) Img. ID: 2507 JHI Sepia Esther Scroll , Cols. 5-6, Central Europe, 18th century (1740?) edit  
Category: Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts

General Document


2 Name/Title JHI Sepia Esther Scroll | Unknown
3a Object Esther scroll (megillat Esther)
3b Object Detail Cols. 5-6
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 18th century (1740?)
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Europe | Central Europe
| Vienna (?)
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Poland | Warsaw | The Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw (JHI)
| C-326 (former numbers: C-254/3, 6715, 405)
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Poland | Mazowieckie Voivodeship | Warsaw (Warszawa) | The Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw (JHI)
| C-326 (former numbers: C-254/3, 6715, 405)
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Mordecai's triumph (Es. 6:11)
Haman's daughter empties a chamber pot on her father's head (Bab. Talmud, Megillah 16a)
Mordecai's triumph (Es. 6:11) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description <p>Between the two text columns there are three panels:</p> <p>The two upper panels column, enclose a scene of Mordecai on horseback, being led by Haman. Mordecai is bearded and wears an ornate turban and Haman wears a tall, stiff hat and holds a scepter.</p> <p>In the panel above, Haman's daughter stands in the large arched window of a building and pours bed-pan slops down onto her father's head (TB Meg. 16:1). A Hebrew inscription is written above Mordecai and Haman as follows, מרדכי רכב על סוס המלך והמן הלך לפניו, "Mordecai rode the king's horse and Haman walked before him" (alluding to Es. 6:11).</p> <p>The lower panel, encloses a scene of Esther, Ahasuerus and Haman seated at a laid table raising their goblets. The crowned Esther sits in the center, looking to her left towards Haman. A Hebrew inscription is written above the scene, as follows, משתה אסתר "Esther's banquet" (Es. 5:4-5).</p> <p> </p>
 
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
0006083
45 Temp: Batch Number
0006 | 083
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
2507
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Yaffa Levy; Keren Katzir; Dagmara Budzioch 1994; 2019 49a
50 Researcher Yaffa Levy; Keren Katzir; Dagmara Budzioch 1994; 2019 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a