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(VII) Img. ID: 2655 Beth-She'arim, Catacomb 1. , , Syria-Palaestina, Beth She'arim, early 3rd century - mid-4th century edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art

General Document


2 Name/Title Beth-She'arim, Catacomb 1. | Unknown
3a Object Wall carving
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date early 3rd century - mid-4th century
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Late Gothic
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Syria-Palaestina, Beth She'arim
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8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | National Parks Authority
| National Parks
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Beth Shearim
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Rosette |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date ???
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 4951
19a Scan No.
20 Description A medallion is placed at the center of the ceiling. It consisting of a frame of two concentric circles with a zig-zag pattern between them. Within the frame is a hexagon which contains a triangle. In the center of the entire motif is a round button, surronded by multi-petalled rosette which itself is surronded by two concentric circles.
 
21 Ornamentation
Medallion
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
Rock first engraved with compass and then completed by hand in the form of a medallion and rosette.
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 530mm.
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
Cracked, with roots of plants cutting through. A rosette is very blurred.
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Mazar, Beth She'arim:Raport on the Excavations During 1936-1940, 1973 vol.I: Catacombs 1-4, pp. 45-46, pl.VII:4.
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
063010
45 Temp: Batch Number
063 | 010
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0012838
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
2655
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : An.700
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Tessa 11.1982 Y.S 3.1995 K.B. 11.1995 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a