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The initial word, מלך, "king," opening the piyut for the second day of New Year, מלך אמון מאמרך, is written in bold display script of spared-ground technique at the top of the text space. The letters are incorporated within a rectangular panel of brown ink with crenelated edges. Surrounding the letters are eight fantastical animals of different types, also executed in spared-ground technique. Within the space of the final letter "kaf" is a rosette. Illustrating the catchwords, השופר הולך ]וחזק מאד[, "The trumpet blast grew [louder and louder]," in the lower left margin is the depiction of a double-headed, winged grotesque blowing the shofar.
Name/Title
Avraham's Ashkenazi Mahzor | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Fol. 126v
Date
13th-14th century
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Collection
Italy | Modena | Estense University Library
| Alpha.W.8.5 (Or. 81)
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Material Stucture
Material Decoration
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Material Inscription
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Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
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Weight
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Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
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Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
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0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
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Script
Number of Lines
Ruling
Pricking
Quires
Catchwords
Hebrew Numeration
Blank Leaves
Direction/Location
Façade (main)
Endivances
Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
Location of Platform
Temp: Architecture Axis
Arrangement of Seats
Location of Women's Section
Direction Prayer
Direction Toward Jerusalem
Coin
Coin Series
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Coin Year
Denomination
Signature
Colophon
Scribal Notes
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Summary and Remarks
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Negative/Photo. No.
195037