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  (XI) Obj. ID: 566 Torah case ,, Iraq, 1938 . // 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19 Remarks
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."


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21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
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46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
566
48 Temp: Addenda
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:MH___:__920_mm_(body);_390_mm_(crown)
:MD___:__282_mm_(body);_258_mm_(crown)
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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: 4941 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 4941 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
047053
45 Temp: Batch Number
047 | 053
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
4941
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: 4942 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 4942 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
047054
45 Temp: Batch Number
047 | 054
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
4942
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: 4943 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 4943 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
047055
45 Temp: Batch Number
047 | 055
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
4943
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: 7145 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7145 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 2c-16,18,20,23,21.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads: "תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר" "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' " "For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר" "For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer" The inscription on the left reads: "נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה" "Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life." The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads: תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ." The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
Wood ##Silver ##Cotton velvet, cotton, paper, plastic beads, mirror ##Cut, chased, repousse, cast##Engraved, punched##Nailed, soldered
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height 920 mm (body); 390 mm (crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 282 mm (body); 258 mm (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
056065
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 065
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0005460
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7145
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.5460
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

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

(XXII) ID: 7148 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7148 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 2c-16,18,20,23,21.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads: "תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר" "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads: "למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' " "For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.##The inscription in the right read: "לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר" "For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer" The inscription on the left reads: "נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה" "Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life." The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads: תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון." "This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ." The lower inscription reads: על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'." "For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
Wood ##Silver ##Cotton velvet, cotton, paper, plastic beads, mirror ##Cut, chased, repousse, cast##Engraved, punched##Nailed, soldered
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height 920 mm (body); 390 mm (crown)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 282 mm (body); 258 mm (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
056066
45 Temp: Batch Number
056 | 066
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0005460
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7148
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.5460
:MED : Wood
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

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

(XXII) ID: 205702 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205702 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140163
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205702
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: 205744 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205744 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140183
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205744
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: 205745 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205745 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140185
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205745
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: 205746 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205746 Torah case , Description (Aleph), Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140186
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205746
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: 205747 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 205747 Torah case , Field documentation, Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S140184
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
205747
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: 255124 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255124 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S406956
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
255124
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: 255957 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255957 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407281
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
255957
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: 255958 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255958 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407282
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
255958
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: 255959 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 255959 Torah case , , Iraq, 1938 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 1938
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Iraq
|
8 Community Iraqi
|
9 Collection Israel | Ramat Gan | Sc_015
| 6
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Foliate and floral ornaments |
14 Category
17 Photographer Feinblatt, Claudio
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. slide
19a Scan No. S407283
20 Description

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

The cylindrical body is covered with blue velvet. Silver cartouches, decorated with a vase and flowers, are nailed to the body. Silver bands, bearing a dedicatory inscription, encircle the upper and lower borders. A lily-shaped crenellation intermittently with red plastic beads encircles the upper border.

The case has two hook clasps and two pairs of hinges at the back. The inner face of the body is covered with cotton. There are two round insert holes for the rods at the top of the case. The onion-shaped crown is composed of a main section, a crest and an apex.

The main section is covered with blue velvet and the same silver cartouches. The silver crest is undulating and consists of a conical lower part and a globular upper part. Five chains with beads are attached to the globular section. The crest is decorated with vertical bands which bear a floral pattern and blanck bands intermittently.

It is surmounted by a bud like apex.

Two rimon are fixed on the top of the case. The inner face of the crown is covered by a white paper covered by glass.It bears two inscriptions which are framed with apointed arches.They are flancked by two floral motives. The inscriptions are written in black filled letters.

The inscription on the right reads:

"תיק##זה וספר תורה##שבו עשתה##אותו האשה##גרגייה בת ח')חיים(## דהוד סופר"

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer."

The dedicatory inscription on the left reads:

"למנו' )למנוחת( ##המרו' )המרומם( שאול ## יצחק חיים##מתלון נע' )נוחו עדן( נפ' )נפטר(##יום י' אדר## שנת התרצח' "

"For the repose of the exalted Saul Isaak Haim Matalon. May he rest in Eden.Passed away at the 10 of Adar the year 5698$$1(11.2.1938)." There are paper bands below the plaques, bearing an inscription, in black filled letters.

The inscription in the right read:

"לע"נ גרג'ייה בת שמחה ובת ח')חיים( ר)?( דוד סופר"

"For the exaltation of the soul of Gorgia the daughter of Simha and Haim (?) David Sofer"

The inscription on the left reads:

"נפ' )נפטר( י"א מר חשון תשל"ט תנצב"ה"

"Passed away at 11 Marheshvan (5)739$$1(11.11.1978), may her soul be bound up in the bond of life."

The dedicatory inscriptions on the upper and the lower bands start from the left encircling the body. It is chased in squere outline letters.## The upper inscription reads:

תיק זה וסת')=וספר תורה( שבו עשתה אותו האשה גרג'ייה בת ח' דהוד סופר מבת' )מנשים באהל תברך( למנו' )למנוחת( המ' )המנוח( שאול יצחק חיים מתלון."

"This Torah case and the Torah scroll in it, were made by the woman Gorgia the daughter of Haim Daud Sofer blessed shall she be above women in the tent.(a part of Judg. 5:24).Fir the repose of Saul Isaac Matalon ."

The lower inscription reads:

על מנת בכל מקום שירצו בעלי הסת')=הספר תורה( להוציאו ולהניחו למקומות אחרים הרשות בידם ובי' כוח'."

"For anywhere that the owners of the Torah scroll want to take it out and transfer it in other places, the permission is in their hands and their representatives."

21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
|
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
255959
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