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© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 1986

The tower-like rimon is made of silver and consists of a shaft,a body and an apex.

The shaft is tapering and cylindrical and is mounted over a raised base. The base is decorated with flowers and leaves framed by a rectangle. On the raised part the base is decorated with a petal design. The shaft is decorated by winding striped of a floral motif.

The body has a tower like shape. The main section is globular and is mounted over a bowled shaped base. It is surmounted by a a dome cap. The body base is decorated with a foliate motif. The main section of the body is divided into six facets by foliated partitions. Each facet is alternatively decorated by a niche surmounted by a conch and by flowers and leaves set within a rectangle. On each niche one of the following Implements is attached:an oil lamp, the Tablets of the Covenant set upon a chalice and a chalice. Two horizontal floral bands enclose the main section. A chain hangs from each partition carrying bells. The cap is decorated by three horizontal bands bearing foliated motives. The vase like apex bears flowers and is mounted over the cap.

Name/Title
Torah finials | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Field documentation
Date
1812-1873
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Origin
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Congregation
Location
Unknown |
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Unknown|
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
Length
Width
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Condition
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
Colophon
Scribal Notes
Watermark
Hallmark
Group
Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
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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.
S146373