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Img. ID: 5204

© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 1988

The silver tas consists of a plate, a crest and a chain. The cartouche-shaped plate is decorated with two lions facing each other. They support the Tablet of Covenant bearing the first words of the Decalogue. Agarland of flowers surmounted the tables. The rectangular frame for the calendar tablet is set in the lower part of the plate. At the bottom of the plate is a cartouche surrounded by C-scrolls and foliate patterns. The cartouche bears a dedicatory inscription. The decorations upon the plate apear against a punched background. The plate is framed by rocailles bearing a lattice pattern. A crest shaped lile a lobed and beaded crown is attached to the plate. The plate is hung by a chain inserted through three rings attached to the back of the plate. The dedicatory inscription on the cartouche is engraved in latin linear letters, and reads: "AJANDEK(O)ZTA## P IKA ##1904 1/16" "This has been donated by## P ika## 1904 1/16" The inscription continues in hebrew in filled letters, reading: בן ציון סגל "Ben Zion Segal"

Name/Title
Torah shield | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Settings
Unknown
Date
1866-1904
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Origin
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Unknown |
Congregation
Unknown
Location
Unknown |
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Unknown|
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Silver ##Cut ##Repousse, punched, engraved ##Soldered, screwed
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
470
Length
Width
330
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Condition
Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
Present Usage
Present Usage Details
Condition of Building Fabric
Architectural Significance type
Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
Urban significance
Significance Rating
Languages of inscription
Unknown
Type of grave
Unknown
0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
Scribes
Script
Number of Lines
Ruling
Pricking
Quires
Catchwords
Hebrew Numeration
Blank Leaves
Direction/Location
Façade (main)
Endivances
Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
Location of Platform
Temp: Architecture Axis
Arrangement of Seats
Location of Women's Section
Direction Prayer
Direction Toward Jerusalem
Coin
Coin Series
Coin Ruler
Coin Year
Denomination
Signature
Colophon
Scribal Notes
Watermark
Hallmark
The hallmark is stamped on the lowr edge and on the lions. 1. Cf. Brest. p.234-date, origin ## 2.Unidentified
Group
Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
| T.A.S. (V.S.) 10.1988
Author of description
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Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Section Head
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Language Editor
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Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.
050033