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© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 1988
The tas is made of silver and consists of a plate and a chain.## The plate is oval. It is decorated with the five and five Tables of the Covenant. The frame for the calendar tablets is rectangular, and is set in the middle of the plate. Two branches which are bound together at the bottom, frame the rectangle and the Tables of the Covenant. The plate is framed on both sides by a curtain. At the bottom is a foliate pattern. The plate is hung by a chain which is inserted through two rings attached to the back of the plate.## On the back of the plate is a rectangle which probably contained the calendar tablets.
Name/Title
Torah shield | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Settings
Unknown
Date
1866-1937
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Origin
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Unknown |
Congregation
Unknown
Location
Unknown |
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Unknown|
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Silver## Cut## Repousse, punched and engraved## Soldered
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
235
Length
Width
200
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
On the lower edge 1. Cf. T. p.274-date, origin ## 2.Unidentified
Group
Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
The crest is missing.
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
| M.S. (V.S.) 10.1988
Author of description
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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.