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(VII) Img. ID: 3467 Torah shield, , Ukraine, 1750-1900? edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document

2 Name/Title Torah shield | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah shield | *Torah shield also called: | Tas (Torah shield)
3a Object Torah shield
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1750-1900?
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Ukraine
| ?
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 7409
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Two lions
Eagle, double-headed displayed
Heraldic composition
Lion rampant |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 555-4
19a Scan No.
20 Description The silver Torah shield is rectangular and is topped by a semi circular arch. A double headed eagle is in the center. It is located in a medallion framed by a solid line. A dedicatory inscription is located on the left side of the frame, from the top the square filled letters read: "יצחק כמהורר )כבוד מורנו הרב רבי( עזריאל סגל זצ"ל )זכר צדיק לברכה(" "Issac our honourable teacher, the Rabbi R. A'zriel Segel. the righteous of blessed memory." Two lions rampant regardant flank the medallion. A crown is located in the arch and surmounts the shield. It consists of a geometric and foliate motif. The folilate motif is identical to the branch which cups it. Two of its leaves blend in with the crown and to droop below it. A symmetrical foliate motif is located beneath the medallion. A palmette is located in the bottom corners. The frame consists of a dotted line and the edges are undulating.
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 143 mm
26c Width 120 mm
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
Parts of the frame are missing.
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
038 | 063
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.9404
:MED : Silver

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter SH.Z. (S.H.) 6.1992 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a