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(VII) Img. ID: 7133 Torah case, , Israel/Eretz Israel, 1982 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document

2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1982
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 1
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Unknown|
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Magen David
Tablets of the Law
Crown of Law (Crown of Torah)
Vase |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 27.10.1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 509-1,2,3,4
19a Scan No.
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown.##The cylindrical body is composed of two semi-circular sides and is covered by silver sheets with undulaiting upper rim. The sides are decorated symmetrically. Each side bears a chased pattern of the tablets of the covenant iscribed with the beginning of the commandments, resting on a vase, and flanked on either side by an amphora within a cartouche on top of another amphora. The tablets are crowned by a crown-like pattern toped by a flower and a Star of David above it. On the crown is inscribed: "כתר תורה" "Torah Crown" ## The central decoration is fraimed by a fraim filled with zig-zag lines.## Annular bands encircle the upper and the lower borders of the case. In a fries above the upper bands is a peripheral deddicatory inscription. In squer filed lestters it reads: "לעלוי נשמת דוד גוברין נפ')נפטר( א אדר תשמ"ו/ לע"נ)לעלוי נשמת( אביו יצחק שאול בובליל נפ')נפטר( תמוז תשמ"ו " "For the exaltation of the soul of David Guvrin who passed away on the first of Adar (5)746 (= 1.3.1986)/ For the exaltation of the soul of his fathfer Ishak Shaul Bublil who passed away on Tamuz (5)742 (=7.1982)"## The inscription continiues on a fries below the lower bands: "תורה צוה לנו משה מורשה קהלת יעקב באדיבותה של אמו שרה בובליל היו ה' ישמרה ויזכה" "Moses commanded us a low, even the inheritance of the congregation of Jacob(Deut. 33:4) With the kindness of his mother Sara Bublil may the Lord sustain her and grant her favour." ## The case is closed with a hooked closure. ## The onion shape crown is composed of main section, a crest, and an apex. The main section is decorated with foliate scrolls. Its pointed part is encircled by two dots rings and is decorated with fish scales. ## The crest is decorated with trefoil pattern and is surmounted by an onion apex chased with flowers and leaves. Two round earings are hung from rings which attached to the apexe's sides. A Star^of David is mounted over the apex. The inner face of the case is covered with velvet. The inner face of the crown are coverd with silver sheets bear an incription which is an abbreviation of the inscriptions wreeten on the external side.
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
Wood##Silver ##Chased, engraved, punched ## Scrowed##Interior cover : velvet.
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 970mm (body), 335mm (coronet)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 310mm (body), 225mm(coronet)
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
056 | 051
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.7417
:MED : Wood

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter P.F. (M.T.) 10.1991 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a