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(VII) Img. ID: 9196 NL Mishneh Torah, Fol. 182v, Spain, 1460 edit  
Category: Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts

General Document


2 Name/Title NL Mishneh Torah | Unknown
3a Object Mishneh Torah by Maimonides
3b Object Detail Fol. 182v
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1460
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Spain
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8 Community Sephardi
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9 Collection Israel | Jerusalem | National Library of Israel (NL)
| Heb. 4 1447
10 Location Israel | Jerusalem | National Library of Israel (NL)
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11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Menorah
Stepping Stone of the Menorah
Filigree work panel
Knot |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

Fol. 182v: In the centre of the page is the seven-branched Menorah composed of a central shaft and six diagonal branches. Inscribed above: וזו היא צורתה All seven branches קנה are strait (from top to bottom) with flower, knop and three bowls. פרח, כפתור, גבע The lower part of the shaft has a double leaved flower at the junction of the base, above which is a goblet-like cup and a knop topped by a flower. On the central shaft at the junction with the six branches, are three knops. The flowers are in the shape of big fleur-de -lys with two petals bending outwards and finished with two small flowers. Each part is inscribed. Each flower on the top of the branch contains a flame bending towards the central upright flame. Above it is inscribed: נר מערבי Western lamp. Menorah stands on a triangular base, divided into two parts by vertical line, with three fleur-de-lys like legs, extending below. רגל The base is decorated with crenellated line and whorls. Attached to its left side is a stone (see card). Flanking the menorah are two geometrical figures, possibly, firepans. They consist of rectangular, surmounted by a bar decorated with pasely leaves and whorls in filigree work. A rectangular, decorated with interlace, rests on the triangle base decorated with brickwork. The figures are surrounded by indented line with extanded fleur-de-lys.

 
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
26c Width
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
32071
45 Temp: Batch Number
32 | 071
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0010050
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
9196
48 Temp: Addenda

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Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a