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(VII) Img. ID: 25553 Hanukkah lamp , , Austria-Hungary/Habsburg Monarchy, 18?? edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document

2 Name/Title Hanukkah lamp | Unknown
3a Object Hanukkah lamp
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 18??
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Austria-Hungary/Habsburg Monarchy
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Czech Republic | Jewish Museum in Prague (ŽMP)
| 8 (SZM 32123)
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Eagle
Crown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 4.1994
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The hanging Hanukkah Lamp consists of a row of ol containers, and a back wall. A row of eight round spouted oil containers is attached to the back wall. The arched back wall bears a round medallion in the center. The medallion has an eagle with spread wings in its center. The eagle, is wearing a crown and is holding a sword and arrows in its claws. An inscription is situated in a semi circle above the eagle and reads: "Pro Gloria Et Patria".The medallion is framed by rocailles with filled ovals in them. Scrolls surround the medallion. The medallion is surmounted by a crown. An additional medallion is situated under the central one. It too is surmounted by a crown and bears unclear initials in the center. Flags and rifle barrells can be seen emerging from behind the medallion on either side.The medallion is flanked on either side by a profile of lion. There is a holder for the Shamash at the top of the medallion. The top of the back wall bears an eagle with spread wings perched on crossed rifle barrells with flags emerging from behind them. There is a medallion in the center of the crossed barrells that bears a face. Ths back wall is framed by a row of circles and flowers. There is a hanger on the back of the wall. The back wall of the Hanukkah Lamp has been made from an army helmet.
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
162 | 042
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.14599
:HS : None
:NNO : 737-9
:MH : 272mm
:MW : 210mm (backwall)
:MAT : Copper Structure:cut,hammered Decoration:chaised,punched Bonding:soldered,insertion
:RG : Y.P. 30.4.94
:CO : The head of the eagle is missing as are two hangers from the back of the lamp.

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