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  (XI) Obj. ID: 3442 Torah Ark curtain ,, Tunisia, 20th century . // Unknown edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects


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 20th century
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail Husseinite Dynasty under French Rule (1881- 1956)
7 Origin Tunisia
|
8 Community North African | Tunisian | Djerba | Djerba, Hara al-Kabira
|
9 Collection Tunisia | Sc_090
| 24
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Southern Tunisian|
13 Iconographical Subject Hamsa
Crescent | Hilal
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1997
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 850-33
19 Remarks
20 Description

The rectangular Torah ark curtain is formed of pink and grey vertical woven bands. Additional strips in pink, grey and blue are woven along the centre (see: Remarks: no. 1).

A dedicatory inscription is embroidered in square filled letters in the centre, and reads:

"למ' (למנוחת)/ כלימא ואתורי/ ת.נ.צ.ב.ה (תהא נשמתה צרורה בצרור החיים)."

"(Dedicated) for the repose of Khalima Vaturi, may her soul be bound in the bond of life."

The curtain is framed with a strip decorated with a pattern of open hands (hamsa), crescents (hilal), stars and flowers.

Hooks for hanging the curtain are attached to its upper edge while a band of fringes is attached to its bottom.   


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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
3442
48 Temp: Addenda
162997_DOC=&ija_id=&batch=107&batch_num=024&OVRPO=ntl%3Atrue%2Cntl_localname%3Atrue%2Csubject%3A%2Csubject_detail%3A%2Cobject%3Atrue%2Cobject_detail%3A%2Cmaker_profession%3Atrue%2Cmaker_name%3Atrue%2Cmaker_detail%3Atrue%2Cdate%3Atrue%2Cperiod%3Atrue%2Cperiod_detail%3Atrue%2Cphotographer%3Atrue%2Cphoto_date%3Atrue%2Cphotographer_copyright%3Atrue%2Corigin%3Atrue%2Corigin_detail%3Atrue%2Cschool%3Atrue%2Cschool_detail%3Atrue%2Ccommunity%3Atrue%2Ccommunity_detail%3Atrue%2Ccollection%3Atrue%2Ccollection_detail%3Atrue%2Ccopyright%3Atrue%2Csite%3Atrue%2Csite_detail%3Atrue%2Clocation%3Atrue%2Clocation_detail%3Atrue%2Cdescription%3A%2C&

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sharon Weiser 07.97 49a
50 Researcher Efrat Assaf-Shapira; Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 53a
54 Editor Dvora Sax 07.11 54a
55 Donor 55a

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(XXII) ID: 23404 Torah Ark curtain , , Tunisia, 20th century edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 23404 Torah Ark curtain , , Tunisia, 20th century edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


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 20th century
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Tunisia
|
8 Community North African | Tunisian | Djerba | Djerba, Hara al-Kabira
|
9 Collection Tunisia | Sc_090
| 24
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Southern Tunisian|
13 Iconographical Subject Hamsa
Crescent | Hilal
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1997
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The rectangular Torah ark curtain is formed of pink and grey vertical woven bands. Additional strips in pink, grey and blue are woven along the centre (see: Remarks: no. 1).

A dedicatory inscription is embroidered in square filled letters in the centre, and reads:

"למ' (למנוחת)/ כלימא ואתורי/ ת.נ.צ.ב.ה (תהא נשמתה צרורה בצרור החיים)."

"(Dedicated) for the repose of Khalima Vaturi, may her soul be bound in the bond of life."

The curtain is framed with a strip decorated with a pattern of open hands (hamsa), crescents (hilal), stars and flowers.

Hooks for hanging the curtain are attached to its upper edge while a band of fringes is attached to its bottom.   

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
107024
45 Temp: Batch Number
107 | 024
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
23404
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sharon Weiser 07.97 49a
50 Researcher Efrat Assaf-Shapira; Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 53a
54 Editor Dvora Sax 07.11 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 105243 Torah Ark curtain , , Tunisia, 20th century edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 105243 Torah Ark curtain , , Tunisia, 20th century edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


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 20th century
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Tunisia
|
8 Community North African | Tunisian | Djerba | Djerba, Hara al-Kabira
|
9 Collection Tunisia | Sc_090
| 24
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Southern Tunisian|
13 Iconographical Subject Hamsa
Crescent | Hilal
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1997
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S139146
20 Description
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
105243
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sharon Weiser 07.97 49a
50 Researcher Efrat Assaf-Shapira; Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 53a
54 Editor Dvora Sax 07.11 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 105244 Torah Ark curtain , Field documentation, Tunisia, 20th century edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 105244 Torah Ark curtain , Field documentation, Tunisia, 20th century edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah Ark curtain | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah ark | Torah ark curtain (Parokhet)
3a Object Torah ark curtain (Parokhet)
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 20th century
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Tunisia
|
8 Community North African | Tunisian | Djerba | Djerba, Hara al-Kabira
|
9 Collection Tunisia | Sc_090
| 24
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Southern Tunisian|
13 Iconographical Subject Hamsa
Crescent | Hilal
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 850-33
19a Scan No. S139147
20 Description
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
105244
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sharon Weiser 07.97 49a
50 Researcher Efrat Assaf-Shapira; Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 53a
54 Editor Dvora Sax 07.11 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 105245 Torah Ark curtain , Field documentation, Tunisia, 20th century edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 105245 Torah Ark curtain , Field documentation, Tunisia, 20th century edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah Ark curtain | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah ark | Torah ark curtain (Parokhet)
3a Object Torah ark curtain (Parokhet)
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 20th century
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Tunisia
|
8 Community North African | Tunisian | Djerba | Djerba, Hara al-Kabira
|
9 Collection Tunisia | Sc_090
| 24
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Southern Tunisian|
13 Iconographical Subject Hamsa
Crescent | Hilal
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 850-33
19a Scan No. S139148
20 Description
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
105245
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sharon Weiser 07.97 49a
50 Researcher Efrat Assaf-Shapira; Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head Ariella Amar 02.03; 03.11 53a
54 Editor Dvora Sax 07.11 54a
55 Donor 55a