Under Reconstruction!


(VII) Img. ID: 25832 Kiddush cup , , Augsburg, 1776 (inscription) edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document

2 Name/Title Kiddush cup | Unknown
3a Object Kiddush cup
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1776 (inscription)
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Germany | Bayern (Bavaria) | Augsburg
8 Community Ashkenazi
9 Collection Czech Republic | Jewish Museum in Prague (ŽMP)
| 26 (SZM 2921)
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Eagle |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 4.1994
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The cup shaped like a cone consists of a lid. The wide flat base of the receptacle is surmounted by a vertical foliate design . A horizontal strip of foliate scrolls near the upper rim of the cup surmounts a dedicatory inscription written in two lines in square letters which reads: נדבת הקצין ר' שמעון בן ר' ליב קוא סג"ל )סגן לכהונה( ז"ל )זכרונו לברכה( וזוגתו מרת אידל חיי'/ תי' )תחיה( לח"ק )לחברה קדישא( דג"ח )דגמילות חסדים( שתהי' למשמרת עולם כפי הצוואה שלו שנת תקל"ו לפ"ק " The donation of the officer Rabbi Shimon Son of Rabbi Leib Koh Segal of blessed memory and his wife Idel Haya may she live a long life to the burial society and the benevolant society for eternity according to his will the year [5]536=(1776)". The round raised lid bears two decorative strips. The first bears vertical lines with foliate motifs in between them and the other bears foliate scrolls. An eagle with spread wings perched on a ball is the apex of the lid.
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
151 | 048
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
NO : Sc.14468
:HS : There are four Hallmarks on the object:1. The hallmark depicts a pineapple like stamp. This is a German authority mark for Augsburg used between 1714-1716 cf. R3 p.31. 2. The combined letters RTF in a square frame. This was a Austro Hungarian duty free mark for small items used between 1809-1810. cf Divis, p.95 #561,562. 3.The cypher 12 with the letter B in a oval frame. This is a Austro Hungarian restamped hallmark for large items used between 1806-1809. The The letter B indicates the city of Prague. cf Divis, p.106 #683. 4. The letters PS in an oval frame. This is probably the mark of the artist, unidentified.
:NNO : 748-16 746-6a,6b,9,10
:MH : 290mm
:MD : 123mm (overall) 89mm (base)
:MAT : Silver,gilded Structure:spun Decoration:spun,punched,repousee,engraved,cast Bonding: soldered,screwed
:RG : M.T. 4.94

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