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© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 11.2.1992

P. 6v. The English opening page has the identical decoration to the Ex Libris page (Ma.1050.2) but with the following title, written in Latin cursive letters and reads in English: The Song Of Solomon In Coloured Plates by Zeev Raban "Bezalel" Jerusalem "The Song of Songs" Publishing Co. Jerusalem 1930.

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Opening page-1 | Unknown
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Object Detail
Opening page-1. English
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Unknown
Date
1930
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Collection
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Printed book
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Colors
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Measurements
Height
14 cm
Length
Width
21.7 cm
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Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
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Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
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Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
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Unknown
Type of grave
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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
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Colophon
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Summary and Remarks
The Ex Libris page, attached to the cover. The opposite page is identical without the inscription
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Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
About the confusion between the deer and the gazelle see Mayanot, Raban, 1993, pp47-48, 9-10. About the deer/ gazelle as a feminine symbol and the lion as a masculine symbol in Song of Songs see Mayanot pp 9-12, 42-48. Allusions to the Garden of Eden p36. Plate appears also on the back cover of the catalogue
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Full Name
Volume
Page
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Reproduction
Documenter
| N.S.D. & D.P. 2.1993
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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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Negative/Photo. No.