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  (XI) Obj. ID: 407 Torah case,, Libya, . // 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
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
9b Documentation/
Research project
Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19 Remarks
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)


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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
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
407
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO___:__Sc_7050
:MED__:__Wood
:NNO__:__509-5,6,7,8,10
:MH___:__787mm_(body)
_141mm_(coronet)
:MD___:__349mm
:MAT__:__Wood##_Silver_plaques,_##Sawed,engraved_##Nailed
:TYP__:__OR
:RG___:__D_U__10_1991
:LN___:__ENG
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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

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(XXII) ID: 3617 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 3617 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 27.10.1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 509-5,6,7,8,10
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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 plaques, ##Sawed,engraved ##Nailed
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 787mm (body)
141mm (coronet)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 349mm
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
039033
45 Temp: Batch Number
039 | 033
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0007050
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
3617
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.7050
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter D.U. 10.1991 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 3618 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 3618 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 27.10.1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 509-5,6,7,8,10
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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 plaques, ##Sawed,engraved ##Nailed
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 787mm (body)
141mm (coronet)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 349mm
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
039034
45 Temp: Batch Number
039 | 034
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0007050
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
3618
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.7050
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter D.U. 10.1991 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 3619 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 3619 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 27.10.1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 509-5,6,7,8,10
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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 plaques, ##Sawed,engraved ##Nailed
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 787mm (body)
141mm (coronet)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 349mm
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
039035
45 Temp: Batch Number
039 | 035
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0007050
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
3619
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.7050
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter D.U. 10.1991 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7130 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7130 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 27.10.1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 509-5,6,7,8,10
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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 plaques, ##Sawed,engraved ##Nailed
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 787mm (body)
141mm (coronet)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 349mm
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
056048
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 048
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0007050
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7130
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.7050
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter D.U. 10.1991 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7131 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7131 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 27.10.1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 509-5,6,7,8,10
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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 plaques, ##Sawed,engraved ##Nailed
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 787mm (body)
141mm (coronet)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 349mm
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
056049
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 049
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0007050
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7131
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.7050
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter D.U. 10.1991 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 205677 Torah case, Field documentation, Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205677 Torah case, Field documentation, Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140138
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
205677
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: 205678 Torah case, Description (Aleph), Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205678 Torah case, Description (Aleph), Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140141
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
205678
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: 205679 Torah case, Description (Aleph), Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205679 Torah case, Description (Aleph), Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140142
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
205679
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: 205680 Torah case, Field documentation, Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205680 Torah case, Field documentation, Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140139
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
205680
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: 205681 Torah case, Field documentation, Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205681 Torah case, Field documentation, Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140140
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
205681
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: 255950 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255950 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407263
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
255950
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: 255951 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255951 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407262
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
255951
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: 255952 Torah case, , Libya, edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255952 Torah case, , Libya, 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
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Libya
|
8 Community North African | Libyan
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_171
| 2
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1991
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407264
20 Description

The wooden Torah^case consists of a body and a coronet.

The body has ten facets. Faceted annulets encircles the upper and lower borders of the body,forming two friezes. Eleven knobs for hanging the Torah case wrapper encircle the upper border. Two silver plaques,bearing a dedicatory inscription are placed on both sides of the case's opening. The plaques are decorated in vegetal patern,above and below the inscription,which reads from right to left:

"וזאת התורה ## מפנינים יקרה ## ספר תורה נאה ## נחמד למראה ## חזו מפעלות ## אותיות גדולות ## שטים עומדים ## ווי העמודים"

"And this is the Law more precious than rubies fine book of the Lord nice looking they have seen the work of great letters wandering standing the hooks of the pillars"

It continues on the left side:

"מה טובו מה יופיו ## העור כי טוב ודיו ## אשר עשה ופעל ## הגבר הוקם על ## הר')ב( אברהם לגז"ל ## והיה אדירו ## אשר נתן ביום ## מתן תנו כבוד ## ל'ת)לשון תורה("

"For how great is his goodness and how great is his beauty. The leather which is good,and ink which was made and worked by the man who reared it up. The Rabbi Abraham Legze"l. And was it his mighty which he gave at the day of the gift 'Give Honour'. Language of the Torah"

A silver floral base for the clasps is attached under each plaque.

Three pairs of hinges are in the back of the case. The inner face is plain wood. The hollow bottom has rectangular hand holders. Two insert holes for the rods are at top of the case. The coronet is faceted. Each of the ten facets is decorated with symmetrical openwork of foliate pattern. An arched shape silver plaque is attached to the inner part of the coronet. It bears an inscription in filled square letters and reads from right to left:

"אנכי ה' ## לא יהיה לך ## לא תישא ## זכור את יום ## כבד את")שמ.כ:ב-יב(

"I am the Lord . Thou shalt have no . Thou shalt not take . Remember the day . Honour thy."(Ex.20;2-12) It continues on the left side:

"לא תרצח ## לא תנאף ## לא תגנוב ## לא תענה ## לא תחמוד")שמ.כ:יג-יז( "Thou shalt not kill. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shalt not steal. Thou shalt not bear false witness. Thou shalt not covet."(Ex.20;13-17)

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
255952
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