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  (XI) Obj. ID: 19 Maon Nirim Synagogue,, Maon Nirim, 500-599?. // Unknown edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art


2 Name/Title Maon Nirim Synagogue | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
Mosaic floor (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 500-599?
6 Period Byzantine
6a Period Detail 518-527 CE (Justin I) or 527-538 CE (Justinian)
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Palaestina Prima | Maon Nirim
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Unknown |
9b Documentation/
Research project
Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Maon
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Radovan, Zev
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19 Remarks
20 Description

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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
19
48 Temp: Addenda
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Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sara Shor 1996 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: 742 Maon Nirim Synagogue, , Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit
Category: Ancient Jewish Art
ID: 742 Maon Nirim Synagogue, , Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art

General Document


2 Name/Title Maon Nirim Synagogue | Unknown
3a Object Mosaic floor (Decoration)
3b Object Detail
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 500-599?
6 Period Byzantine
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Palaestina Prima | Maon Nirim
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Maon
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Sanctuary Implements
Menorah
Two lions |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No. 063060
20 Description A seven branched menorah which overlays the central medallions in the eleventh and tenth rows is flanked by two lions. The lions overlay the two medallions in the eleventh row to the left and right of the menorah. Two pear shaped ethrogs with short stems flank the shaft of the menorah. A shofar is located in the space between the medallions to the right of the shaft. An elongated object decorated with stripes together with an additional ethrog is located in the corresponding space to the left of the shaft. (see remarks). The menorah is formed of round links. Its branches and shaft are connected by a bar surmounted with seven cups with wicks. The menorah's base is composed of three legs each resembling a lion's paw. The lion on the right is depicted in profile facing left towards the central axis. It's mouth is open revealing its tongue. Its mane is neatly arranged and its claws are drawn. The lion on the left is depicted in profile facing right towards the central axis. It's mouth is open revealing its teeth. Its mane is flowing and its claws are drawn. Its tail is curved down between its legs.
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
Mosaic
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 700mm approx.
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
Avi Yona identifies the elongated object on the left as a lulav.
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
One of the back legs of the lion on the right and most of its body are missing. One paw of the lion on the left is also missing as is most of the lulav.
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Avi-Yonah, Bulletin III, 1960, p.30
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
063060
45 Temp: Batch Number
063 | 060
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0007140
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
742
48 Temp: Addenda

:NO : An.500.2.1.3
:MAT : The limestone tesserae are arranged in curved lines to form the shapes and shading of the menorah, ethrog, lulav, shofar and lions. The menorah and lions are outlined by one line of brown tesserae. Between one and three lines of background tesserae surround the menorah, lions and ethrogs. The density per 10cm2 for the menorah and lions is almost uniform. For the menorah the density is 9x10. The density for the lions is 10x10 for the bodies and 9x9 for the heads with a density of 10x10 for the background. The density for the left ethrog and the shofar are 10x12, whereas a lower density of 8x10 is found in the right ethrog. The colors of the tesserae are off-white, white, brown, light and dark ochre, grey, yellow dark pink and turquoise.
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sara Shor 1996 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

    Close 742  
(XXII) ID: 743 Maon Nirim Synagogue, medallion, Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit
Category: Ancient Jewish Art
ID: 743 Maon Nirim Synagogue, medallion, Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art

General Document


2 Name/Title Maon Nirim Synagogue | Unknown
3a Object Mosaic floor (Decoration)
3b Object Detail medallion
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 500-599?
6 Period Byzantine
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Palaestina Prima | Maon Nirim
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Maon
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Duck | duck?, beside the elephant
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 63765
19a Scan No. 063061
20 Description A fowl (duck? goose?) occupies the medallion on the far right of the eigth row of the nave panel. It is depicted facing left towards the center. Its head, beak and webbed foot are discernible.
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
Mosaic
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 700mm approx.
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
Most of the medallion has been damaged and only the left third remains.
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Avi Yona, M., Bulletin III,1960,p.26
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
Original
063061
45 Temp: Batch Number
063 | 061
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0012328
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
743
48 Temp: Addenda

:NO : An.500.2.1.9
:MAT : The limestone tesserae are arranged in curved lines to form the body and shading of the fowl. Two lines follow the medallion frame. The density per 10cm2 is not uniform. For the head the density is 10x14 with a lower density of 8x9 for the background. The colors of the tesserae are off-white, white black, brown, dark ochre and light pink.
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sara Shor 1996 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

    Close 743  
(XXII) ID: 744 Maon Nirim Synagogue, medallion, Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit
Category: Ancient Jewish Art
ID: 744 Maon Nirim Synagogue, medallion, Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art

General Document


2 Name/Title Maon Nirim Synagogue | Unknown
3a Object Mosaic floor (Decoration)
3b Object Detail medallion
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 500-599?
6 Period Byzantine
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Palaestina Prima | Maon Nirim
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Maon
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Deer |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 63766
19a Scan No. 063062
20 Description A deer occupies the medallion on the far right of the seventh row of the nave panel. It is depicted in profile moving left towards the center of the panel. Its feet rest on the frame of the medallion. The deer streches its neck forward and raises its head. Both antlers are discernible. It has a short pointed tail.
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
Mosaic
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 700mm approx.
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
Avi-Yonah,M.,Bulletin III,1960,p.29
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
Original
063062
45 Temp: Batch Number
063 | 062
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0000868
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
744
48 Temp: Addenda

:NO : An.500.2.1.13
:MAT : The limestone tesserae are arranged in curved lines to form the shape and shading of the deer. Two lines of background tesserae surround the deer and two lines follow the medallion frame. The density per 10 cm2 is not uniform. The density is 12x12 for the head and 11x11 for the body with a lower density of 8X9 for the background. The colors of the tesserae are off-white, black, brown, grey, yellow, dark ochre and dark pink.
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sara Shor 1996 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a

    Close 744  
(XXII) ID: 745 Maon Nirim Synagogue, medallion, Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit
Category: Ancient Jewish Art
ID: 745 Maon Nirim Synagogue, medallion, Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art

General Document


2 Name/Title Maon Nirim Synagogue | Unknown
3a Object Mosaic floor (Decoration)
3b Object Detail medallion
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 500-599?
6 Period Byzantine
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Palaestina Prima | Maon Nirim
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Unknown |
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Maon
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Amphora |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No. 63781
19a Scan No. 063063
20 Description : An amphora occupies the central medallion of the first row of the nave panel. The right curved handle which is attached to the amphora's rim and the right side of its body are discernible.
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
Mosaic
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 700mm approx.
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
Most of the medallion is damaged. No restoration is apparent.
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
Avi-Yonah,M.,Bulletin III,1960,p.26
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
Original
063063
45 Temp: Batch Number
063 | 063
46 Temp: Aleph Number
0012087
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
745
48 Temp: Addenda

:NO : An.500.2.1.34
:MAT : The limestone tesserae are arranged in curved lines to form the shape and shading of the amphora. The outline of the amphora is composed of one line of brown tesserae Three lines of background tesserae surround the amphora and a number of lines follow the medallion frame. The density of the tesserae per 10cm2 is 8x9 for the background. The colors of the tesserae are off-white, black, grey, brown and dark ochre.
:LN : ENG

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sara Shor 1996 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: 21507 Maon Nirim Synagogue, Plan of the site from: Ilan T., Ancient synagogues in Israel, 1991, p.283 (Heb), Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit
Category: Ancient Jewish Art
ID: 21507 Maon Nirim Synagogue, Plan of the site from: Ilan T., Ancient synagogues in Israel, 1991, p.283 (Heb), Maon Nirim, 500-599? edit  
Category: Ancient Jewish Art

General Document


2 Name/Title Maon Nirim Synagogue | Unknown
3a Object Synagogue
3b Object Detail Plan of the site from: Ilan T., Ancient synagogues in Israel, 1991, p.283 (Heb)
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 500-599?
6 Period Byzantine
7 Origin Israel/Eretz Israel | Palaestina Prima | Maon Nirim
|
8 Community Unknown |
9 Collection Israel | Israel Antiquities Authority
|
10 Location Unknown |
11 Site Maon
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Unknown |
14 Category
17 Photographer Unknown
18 Photograph Date
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description
21 Ornamentation
 
21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

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

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

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

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

44 Type
193109
45 Temp: Batch Number
193 | 109
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
21507
48 Temp: Addenda

Registrar
Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Sara Shor 1996 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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