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  (XI) Obj. ID: 236 Torah case ,, Iraq, 1903 . // Unknown edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19 Remarks
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

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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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
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46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
236
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO___:__Sc_5672
:MED__:__Wood
:NNO__:__1c-31_2c-2,3,5,7,8,9,11,14_
:MH___:__870_(body);_389_(crown)
:MD___:__255_(body);_205_(crown)
:MAT__:__Wood_Cotton_velvet,_cotton,_paper,_plastic_beads,_mirror_##Cut,_chased,_repousse,_cast##Engraved,_punched##Nailed,_soldered
:TYP__:__OR
:RG___:__A_A__(T_V_)_5_1990
:LN___:__ENG
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Registrar
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

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(XXII) ID: 3366 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 3366 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 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 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
|
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Lily |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 1c-31.2c-2,3,5,7,8,9,11,14.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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 ##Cotton velvet, cotton, paper, plastic beads, mirror ##Cut, chased, repousse, cast##Engraved, punched##Nailed, soldered
25a Material Structure Wood
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

26 Measurements
26a Height 870 (body); 389 (crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 255 (body); 205 (crown)
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
034062
45 Temp: Batch Number
034 | 062
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0005672
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
3366
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.5672
:MED : Wood
:MH : 870 (body); 389 (crown)
:MD : 255 (body); 205 (crown)
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter A.A. (T.V.) 5.1990 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 3367 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 3367 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 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 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
|
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 1c-31.2c-2,3,5,7,8,9,11,14.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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 ##Cotton velvet, cotton, paper, plastic beads, mirror ##Cut, chased, repousse, cast##Engraved, punched##Nailed, soldered
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

26 Measurements
26a Height 870 (body); 389 (crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 255 (body); 205 (crown)
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
034063
45 Temp: Batch Number
034 | 063
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0005672
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
3367
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.5672
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter A.A. (T.V.) 5.1990 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7152 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7152 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 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 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
|
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 1c-31.2c-2,3,5,7,8,9,11,14.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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 ##Cotton velvet, cotton, paper, plastic beads, mirror ##Cut, chased, repousse, cast##Engraved, punched##Nailed, soldered
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

26 Measurements
26a Height 870 (body); 389 (crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 255 (body); 205 (crown)
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
056070
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 070
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0005672
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7152
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.5672
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter A.A. (T.V.) 5.1990 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7153 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7153 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 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 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
|
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 1c-31.2c-2,3,5,7,8,9,11,14.
19a Scan No.
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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 ##Cotton velvet, cotton, paper, plastic beads, mirror ##Cut, chased, repousse, cast##Engraved, punched##Nailed, soldered
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

26 Measurements
26a Height 870 (body); 389 (crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 255 (body); 205 (crown)
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
056071
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 071
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0005672
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7153
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.5672
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter A.A. (T.V.) 5.1990 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 205751 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205751 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140194
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205751
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 205752 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205752 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Description (Aleph)
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140197
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205752
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 205753 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205753 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Description (Aleph)
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140198
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205753
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 205754 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205754 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Description (Aleph)
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140199
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205754
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 205755 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205755 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Description (Aleph)
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140200
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205755
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 205756 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205756 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140195
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205756
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 205757 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205757 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1903 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah case | Unknown
3a Object Torah case
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140196
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205757
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 256087 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 256087 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 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 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407287
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
256087
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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

(XXII) ID: 256088 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 256088 Torah case , , Iraq, 1903 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 1903
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 8
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407286
20 Description The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a crown. ##The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a centeral branch, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border. ##The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.## The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches, decorated with floral patterns,are attached to it. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.##It is surmounted by a bud like apex.##Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.##The inscription on the right reads: "זאת התו)רה( ##אשר שם מש)ה( ##לפני בני ישרא)ל( ## א)ל(ה עדות וכו' ##בשנת תרסג ל]פ"ק[." Deut.4:44 follwed by " In the year (5)663$$1(1903)." The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "תיק זה ## וספר תורה ## שבו עשו אותו ## למ' )למנוח( יצחק אברהם ## משה שעיה תנצ)ב(." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it,were made for thelatest Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia .May his soul be bound up in the bond of life." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "תורה צוה לנו משה" "Moses commanded us a law (Deut.33:4)" ## The inscription continues on the left and reads: "מורשה קהלת יעקב." "The inheritance of the congregation of Jacob.(Deut.33:4)" The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters .##The upper inscription reads: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו למנוחת יצחק אברהם משה שעיה תנצבה תרס"ג." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made for the repose of Isaac Abraham Moses Shaia ,may his soul be bound up in the bond of life,(5)663$$1(1903)" The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להניחו להוציאו ולהביאו למקומות אחרים הרש' )הרשות( בי' )בידם( ובא כוחם." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to put it to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."
21 Ornamentation
 
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

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
45 Temp: Batch Number
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46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
256088
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
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