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(VII) Img. ID: 4588 Torah Ark curtain, , Unknown, 1925 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

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2 Name/Title Torah Ark curtain | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah ark | Torah ark curtain (Parokhet)
3a Object Torah ark curtain (Parokhet)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1925
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Unknown |
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Hungary | Budapest | Sc_412
| 6
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Priestly Blessing
Gate |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1988
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 325-19
19a Scan No.
20 Description The green parokhet is made of velvet . The parokhet is rectangular and composed of eight pieces.  A dedicatory inscription appears at center of parokhet. A gate~ composed of rectangular columns and a round arch bears the inscription. The columns are mounted over pedestals composed of two squares bearing a floral motif. The arch and the columns are decorated by geometric motif. Description of the^priestly^benediction~ appears above the inscription, and is surrounded by stars. The lower border is decorated by scrolled branches. The dedicatory inscription is embroidered in outline letters and reads: לזכרון##נשמת האשה היקרה##מרת הענדל בת פראדל ע"ה)עליה השלום(##אשת הנגיד והקצין##החבר ר' משה אריה בן ה"ח יצחק כ"ץ##לאצקא##נדבת משפחתה למושב זקנים דחברה קדישא##בעיר בודאפעסט ת'ר'פ'ה' לפק "In the memory##of the dear woman##Mrs. Handel daughter of Fradel, may she rest in peace(int.)##wife of the affluent and the eminent##the scholar R. Moses Arie son of the scholar Isaac Kaz##Lazqa the donation of her family for the Home for the Aged of Hevrah Qadisha##in the city of Budapest (5)685=(1925)"
 
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
Silk and cotton velvet, cotton, linen ## Cardboard cut out, foundation cloth ##Silver and brass threads twisted around silk core ##Filling stitch in couching 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 190cm.
26c Width 130cm.
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
043100
45 Temp: Batch Number
043 | 100
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0002314
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
4588
48 Temp: Addenda
:MED : Textile
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter T.A.S. (M.S.) 10.1988 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a