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  (XI) Obj. ID: 684 Torah finials ,, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863. // Unknown edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 599-2
19 Remarks
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.


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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
684
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO___:__Sc_9082
:MED__:__Metal
:HS___:__Four_hallmarks_are_stamped_on_the_object__##_1__An_open_gated_castle_with_three_towers_within_a_frame_shaped_like_a_shield_surmounting_the_date_1863_
_It_is_the_city_mark_of_Zhitomir_between_1823-1857_
_Cf__Postnikova-Losseva,_p_160,_similar_to_no_423_
_2__The_hallmark_depicts_the_cypher_84_in_a_square_frame__It_is_a_Russian_quality_mark_in_the_18-19th_centuries_
_Cf__Postnikova-Losseva,_p_148,_no_12_
_3__The_hallmark_depicts_Cyrillic_iinitials:_"V_CH_"_(in_lat_)_with_the_date_1863_under_a_line,_within_a_rectangular_frame__It_is_an_unidentified_assayer_hallmark_
_4__The_hallmark_depict_Cyrillic_initials:_"A_D_"_(in_lat_)__It_is_a_mark_of_an_unknown_artist_active_in_Zhitomir_in_1859_
_Cf__Postnikova-Losseva,_p_160,_no_433_
:NNO__:__599-2,_596-13,_14(hallmarks)
:MH___:__375mm_(Overall),_215mm_(Shaft)
:MD___:__99mm_(Overall),_46mm_(Shaft),_140mm_(Base)
:MAT__:__Silver,_partly_gilded##_Structure:_raised_,_hammered_##_Decoration:chased_open_filigree_on_a_plaque,_cut,_cast,_engraved_##_Bonding:_soldered,_screwed__##
:TYP__:__OR
:RG___:__P_F__(G_I_)_2_7_1992
:AQ___:__The_Kiev_collection
:BIB__:__Cf__Finland,_Waino-Aalto,_Mus_,_Judaica,_1991,_p_26,_no_38_
_Cf__Moscow,_Masterpieces-Silver,_1992,_pl_35_
_Cf__Wien,_Kunsthis__Mus_,_Thora_(Ukraine),_1993,_p_110,_no_21_
:REM__:__Although_the_bibliographical_reference_provides_a_non-correlating_date_the_date_of_1863_is_stamped_on_both_the_city_hallmark_and_the_assay_hallmark_
: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: 6262 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 6262 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 599-2, 596-13, 14(hallmarks)
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
Silver, partly gilded## Structure: raised , hammered ## Decoration:chased open filigree on a plaque, cut, cast, engraved ## Bonding: soldered, screwed. ##
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 375mm (Overall), 215mm (Shaft)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 99mm (Overall), 46mm (Shaft), 140mm (Base)
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
Four hallmarks are stamped on the object. ## 1. An open gated castle with three towers within a frame shaped like a shield surmounting the date 1863.
It is the city mark of Zhitomir between 1823-1857.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.160, similar to no.423.
2. The hallmark depicts the cypher 84 in a square frame. It is a Russian quality mark in the 18-19th centuries.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.148, no.12.
3. The hallmark depicts Cyrillic iinitials: "V.CH." (in lat.) with the date 1863 under a line, within a rectangular frame. It is an unidentified assayer hallmark.
4. The hallmark depict Cyrillic initials: "A.D." (in lat.). It is a mark of an unknown artist active in Zhitomir in 1859.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.160, no.433.
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
Although the bibliographical reference provides a non-correlating date the date of 1863 is stamped on both the city hallmark and the assay hallmark.
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
The Kiev collection
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Cf. Finland, Waino-Aalto, Mus., Judaica, 1991, p.26, no.38.
Cf. Moscow, Masterpieces-Silver, 1992, pl.35.
Cf. Wien, Kunsthis. Mus., Thora (Ukraine), 1993, p.110, no.21.
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
052088
45 Temp: Batch Number
052 | 088
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0009082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
6262
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.9082
:MED : Metal
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter P.F. (G.I.) 2.7.1992 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7552 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7552 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 599-2, 596-13, 14(hallmarks)
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
Silver, partly gilded## Structure: raised , hammered ## Decoration:chased open filigree on a plaque, cut, cast, engraved ## Bonding: soldered, screwed. ##
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 375mm (Overall), 215mm (Shaft)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 99mm (Overall), 46mm (Shaft), 140mm (Base)
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
Four hallmarks are stamped on the object. ## 1. An open gated castle with three towers within a frame shaped like a shield surmounting the date 1863.
It is the city mark of Zhitomir between 1823-1857.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.160, similar to no.423.
2. The hallmark depicts the cypher 84 in a square frame. It is a Russian quality mark in the 18-19th centuries.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.148, no.12.
3. The hallmark depicts Cyrillic iinitials: "V.CH." (in lat.) with the date 1863 under a line, within a rectangular frame. It is an unidentified assayer hallmark.
4. The hallmark depict Cyrillic initials: "A.D." (in lat.). It is a mark of an unknown artist active in Zhitomir in 1859.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.160, no.433.
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
Although the bibliographical reference provides a non-correlating date the date of 1863 is stamped on both the city hallmark and the assay hallmark.
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
The Kiev collection
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Cf. Finland, Waino-Aalto, Mus., Judaica, 1991, p.26, no.38.
Cf. Moscow, Masterpieces-Silver, 1992, pl.35.
Cf. Wien, Kunsthis. Mus., Thora (Ukraine), 1993, p.110, no.21.
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
060035
45 Temp: Batch Number
060 | 035
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0009082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7552
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.9082
:MED : Metal
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter P.F. (G.I.) 2.7.1992 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 7553 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 7553 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Unknown
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 599-2, 596-13, 14(hallmarks)
19a Scan No.
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
Silver, partly gilded## Structure: raised , hammered ## Decoration:chased open filigree on a plaque, cut, cast, engraved ## Bonding: soldered, screwed. ##
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 375mm (Overall), 215mm (Shaft)
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter 99mm (Overall), 46mm (Shaft), 140mm (Base)
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
Four hallmarks are stamped on the object. ## 1. An open gated castle with three towers within a frame shaped like a shield surmounting the date 1863.
It is the city mark of Zhitomir between 1823-1857.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.160, similar to no.423.
2. The hallmark depicts the cypher 84 in a square frame. It is a Russian quality mark in the 18-19th centuries.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.148, no.12.
3. The hallmark depicts Cyrillic iinitials: "V.CH." (in lat.) with the date 1863 under a line, within a rectangular frame. It is an unidentified assayer hallmark.
4. The hallmark depict Cyrillic initials: "A.D." (in lat.). It is a mark of an unknown artist active in Zhitomir in 1859.
Cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.160, no.433.
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
Although the bibliographical reference provides a non-correlating date the date of 1863 is stamped on both the city hallmark and the assay hallmark.
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
The Kiev collection
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Cf. Finland, Waino-Aalto, Mus., Judaica, 1991, p.26, no.38.
Cf. Moscow, Masterpieces-Silver, 1992, pl.35.
Cf. Wien, Kunsthis. Mus., Thora (Ukraine), 1993, p.110, no.21.
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
060036
45 Temp: Batch Number
060 | 036
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0009082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
7553
48 Temp: Addenda
:NO : Sc.9082
:MED : Metal
:TYP : OR
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter P.F. (G.I.) 2.7.1992 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

(XXII) ID: 42890 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42890 Torah finials , , Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S066083.jpg
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42890
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: 42891 Torah finials , Hallmark, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42891 Torah finials , Hallmark, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Hallmark
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 596-13
19a Scan No. S065989
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42891
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: 42892 Torah finials , Hallmark, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42892 Torah finials , Hallmark, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Hallmark
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date 1992
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 596-14
19a Scan No. S065990
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42892
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: 42893 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42893 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Description
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116737
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42893
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: 42894 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42894 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Description
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116738
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42894
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: 42895 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42895 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Description
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116739
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42895
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: 42896 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42896 Torah finials , Description, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Description
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116740
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42896
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: 42897 Torah finials , Field documentation, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42897 Torah finials , Field documentation, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116734
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42897
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: 42898 Torah finials , Field documentation, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42898 Torah finials , Field documentation, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
|
8 Community Ashkenazi
|
9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116735
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42898
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: 42899 Torah finials , Field documentation, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects
ID: 42899 Torah finials , Field documentation, Zhytomyr (Zhitomir), 1863 edit  
Category: Sacred and Ritual Objects

General Document


2 Name/Title Torah finials | *The Synagogue Objects | Torah finials | *Torah finials also called: | Atzei Hayim (Torah finials in Volhynian and Galician communities)
3a Object Torah finials
3b Object Detail Field documentation
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1863
6 Period Russian Empire
7 Origin Ukraine | Zhytomyrs'ka obl. | Zhytomyr (Zhitomir)
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8 Community Ashkenazi
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9 Collection Ukraine | Kiev | Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
| DM 1948
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Crown
Swan |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. S116736
20 Description

The silver Torah finial consists of a shaft, a body a head and an apex.

The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves and bears three smooth shields. The shaft surmounts a unit composed of slices, topped by a row of acanthus leaves. The shaft is decorated with floral open work in three strips, the top strip is decorated with open winged birds. The shaft is topped by a wide smooth stepped circlet whose over hanging edges are decorated with leaves. The crown shaped body is composed of a coronet and six arms. It is decora ted with a floral motif. Bells are interspersed between the arms. The crown shaped head repeats the shape of the body, in open work. The arms join together in a floral circlet from which a bell hangs.

A swan shaped apex surmounts the head.

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
9082
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
42899
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