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© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 05.1992

Second illustration. The picture illustrates part of the Story of Ruth. 1:16. It depicts Naomi in a gray gown, and a blue head cover, leaning on Ruth's shoulder. Naomi is holding a stick in her right hand and a package in the left one. Ruth, wearing a blue robe with a red shawl on her hips and a green shawl on her head, is carrying a big package on her head, supported by her right hand. She is holding her old mother-in-law with her left hand. They are on the way from Moab to Bethlehem. A city with 2 palm trees is at the far background. A figure is walking behind them. They are standing in a green field with flowers, at the foreground. 3 birds are flying in the pink sky. Above the picture a quotation from the Story of Ruth 1:16 is written in red, block Hebrew letters on a green background. It says: "For whither thou goest I will go and where thou lodges I will lodge". "באשר תלכי אלך ובאשר תליני אלין" On each side of the picture a column of symbols in silver is depicted on a red background: flowers, wheat, harp, pomegranate, etc. At the frame buttom a figure is standing with a deer, behind a tree. A peacock is standing on a branch of the tree on the left. On each side of the figure 2 interweaving deer are lying on a hill. Aside each hill is a tree.

Name/Title
Ruth and Naomi | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Ruth 3
Date
1950?
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
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Congregation
Unknown
Location
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Site
Unknown
School/Style
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Period
Period Detail
Collection
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Printed book
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
23.3 cm (15 cm)
Length
Width
14.4 cm (10.5 cm)
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Subject
Condition
Reproduction
Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
Present Usage
Present Usage Details
Condition of Building Fabric
Architectural Significance type
Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
Urban significance
Significance Rating
Languages of inscription
Unknown
Type of grave
Unknown
0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
Scribes
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
Coin Ruler
Coin Year
Denomination
Signature
Printed signature. In the illustration, lower left: Z. Raban in block Latin letters. Lower right, Raban in block Hebrew letters.
Colophon
Scribal Notes
Watermark
Hallmark
Group
Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
Coloured mounted reproduction. The frame picture represents love and devotion between the two women.
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Mayanot, Raban, 1993, pp.42-48
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
| N.S.D. & D.P. 4-5.1993
Researcher
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Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Section Head
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Language Editor
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Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.