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In the lower part of the left column is a rectangular panel enclosing a picture of the obverse and reverse sides of the coin called Taler minted by Charles the VI inVienna in 1720.

In the obverse is the depiction of the bust of Charles the VI in Roman amour accompanied by the Latin inscription:  

CAROL(US):VI:D(EI):G(RACIA):R(OMANORUM):I(MPERATOR):S(EMPER):A(UGUSTUS):GE(RMANAIAE):HI(SPANIAE):HU(NGARIAE):BO(HEMIAE):REX.The diameter of the coin inscribed with verse 38 from the book of Daniel ch.2 inAramaic (אנת הוא ראשה די דהבא""), German (in Hebrew letters: ""דוא בישט דאש גולדני הויפט) and Latin (dan.C.Z.V.38: "Tu es ergo Caput aureum").

In the reverse is depicted the Austrian double-headed eagle with the imperial insignia accompanied by the inscription: ARCHID(UX):AUST(RIAE):DUX:BU(RGUNDIAE):COM(ES):TYROL(ENSIS):1732.  The diameter inscribed with Deut. 32:11: in Hebrew ("כנשר יעיר קנו על גוזליו ירחף וגומ'") and in Latin ("Sicut aquila provocans ad volandum pullos suos").

A small rosette decorates the inner corners of the panel and a larger half-rosette decorates the middle of its sides.

 

Name/Title
Vienna First Dedication page for Charles VI | Unknown
Object Detail
Settings
Unknown
Date
1732
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Artist/ Maker
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Unknown
Community type
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Congregation
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Period
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Period Detail
Collection
Austria | Vienna | Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (ÖNB)
| Cod. Hebr. 223 (Schwartz No. 206)
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Ink and sepia
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
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Material Cloth
Material Lining
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Construction material
Measurements
117 X 85 mm.
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Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
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Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
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Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
Urban significance
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Languages of inscription
Unknown
Type of grave
Unknown
0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
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Pricking
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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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Signature
Colophon
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Bibliography
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
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Documenter
Michal Sternthal | 2007
Researcher
Michal Sternthal Karl-George Pfaendtner Yaffa Levy | 19.7.07, 2009 2009
Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Section Head
Michal Sternthal | 2007
Language Editor
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Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.
M001142