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  (XI) Obj. ID: 565 Torah case ,, Iraq, 1847. // 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
9b Documentation/
Research project
Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
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 silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"


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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
565
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO___:__Sc_4273
:MED__:__Wood
:NNO__:__1c-22,_24,_25,_27,_28,_29
:MH___:__923_(Body)
_384_(Crown)
:MD___:__248_(Body)
_267_(Crown)
:MAT__:__Wood_##Silver_and_partially_gilded_silver_plaques,_brocade,_mirror,_beads_##Chaised,_cast,_stemped_##Nails,_hinges,_clasps
:TYP__:__OR
:RG___:__P_F__8_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: 4935 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 4935 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
047047
45 Temp: Batch Number
047 | 047
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
4935
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: 4936 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 4936 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
047048
45 Temp: Batch Number
047 | 048
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
4936
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: 7143 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7143 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 1c-22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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 and partially gilded silver plaques, brocade, mirror, beads ##Chaised, cast, stemped ##Nails, hinges, clasps
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 923 (Body)
384 (Crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 248 (Body)
267 (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
056063
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 063
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0004273
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7143
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.4273
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter P.F. 8.1990 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7144 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7144 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 1c-22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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 and partially gilded silver plaques, brocade, mirror, beads ##Chaised, cast, stemped ##Nails, hinges, clasps
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 923 (Body)
384 (Crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 248 (Body)
267 (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
056064
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 064
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0004273
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7144
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.4273
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter P.F. 8.1990 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 205699 Torah case, Field documentation, Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205699 Torah case, Field documentation, Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140160
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
205699
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: 205700 Torah case, Field documentation, Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205700 Torah case, Field documentation, Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140161
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
205700
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: 255123 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255123 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S406955
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
255123
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: 255423 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255423 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 3
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407275
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
255423
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: 255424 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255424 Torah case , , Iraq, 1847 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 1847
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
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8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
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10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments
Vase with flowers |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407276
20 Description

The wooden Torah case consists of a body and a crown.

The cylindrical body is covered with silver sheets decorated with foliate cartouches network each bearing a vase with flowers. The upper and lower borders are encircled by friezes bearing a dedicatory inscription. The body's upper border is surmounted by a lily-like crenellation.

The case is opened by two silver hook clasps. There are two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face is covered with floral pattern brocade. The onion-shaped crown consists of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with silver sheets, decorated with foliate pattern.

The undulating crest is mounted over the crown. The crest is decorated with strips of a foliate pattern alternating with plain strips. A wide ring bearing an oval pattern, encircles its centre. The crest is surmounted by a bud-shaped apex. Ten rings are fixed around the centre of the crest, carrying chains with slit, drop-shaped bells.

Two iron rimon mounts are fixed on the crown.

Two painted mirror bearing dedicatory inscription are attached to the crown inner face. The mirrors are decorated with floral motif, and the inscription apears in arches. below them are two strips of inscription written on paper in filled letters and reads: "...המרוחם דוד...דוד##...יום י"ז ל..." "...Who has found mercy David...David##...17th of ...." The dedicatory inscription on the body starts at the upper border. It is chaised in filled letters and reads from the front of the case: "תיק זה וספר תורה שבו עשו אותו בניו למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם##המ')המנוח(דוד ראובן דוד מנחם נ"ע)=נוחו עדן( תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים( שנת תר"ז" "This case and the Torah Scroll inside it is made by his son for the repose of (Int.) his father The Late (Int.) David Reuben David Menahem May he rest in Eden (Int.) May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.) The year (5)607 (=1847)" The inscription continues on the lower border, reading from the front: "על מנת בכל מקום שנירצו בעלי ס"ת)=ספר תורה( הנ"ל)=הנזכר למעלה( להוצי)א(##ולהניחוהו למקומת אחרים הרשב"י)=הרשות בידם( וביבכ"ח)=ובידי באי כוחם(" "For anywhere that the owners of this Torh would like to take##and put it in other places they and their attornys have the permission(Int.)" The dedicatory inscription upon the inner face of the crown is written in filled letters, on six lines, and reads from the right: "וזאת## התורה אשר##שם משה לפנב')=לפני בני(##ישראל אלה החקי')ם(##והמשפטים והתו')רה(##אשר נתן ה' )דברים ד,מד-מה(" Deut. 4:44-45 ##Continues on the left side of the crown: "תיק##זה וס"ת)וספר תורה( שבו##עשו אותו בניו##למנו')=למנוחת( אביהם המ')=המנוח(##דוד ראובן דוד##מנחם תנצבה)=תהיה נשמתו צרורה בצרור החיים(" "This case ## and the Torah-scroll (Int.) inside it##is made by His son##for the repose (Int.) of his father The Late (Int.)##David Reuben David##Menahem May his soul be bound up in the bond of life (Int.)"

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
255424
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