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Img. ID: 7063

© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 1992
There are four hallmarks on the lower part of the shaft, body and apex of the object. ##1. Cyrillic initials "A.S" (in lat.) surmounting the date 1886, assayer hallmark of Smirnov Alexander Alekseevich active 1878-1895 cf. Postnikova- Losseva, p.205,no.2115 ##2. The initials "O.H" in a rectangular frame cut at the edges, can either be cyrillic or latin, in cyrillic "O.H", in lat. "O.N". ##3. St. George killing the dragon, Moscow city mark, cf. Postnikova-Losseva similar to p.203, no.2022 ##4. The cypher 84 in a square frame, Russian quality mark 18-19th c. cf. Postnikova-Losseva, p.148, no.12
Name/Title
Torah finial | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Hallmark
Settings
Unknown
Date
1886
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Unknown |
Congregation
Unknown
Location
Unknown |
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Unknown|
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material / Technique
Silver partly gilded
Material Stucture
hammered, cast, pressed
Material Decoration
chased, cast, engraved, punched
Material Bonding
soldered, screwed
Material Inscription
engraved
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
250 mm (Overall) 130 mm (Shaft)
Length
Width
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
100 mm (Overall) 50 mm (Shaft)
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Subject
Unknown |
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
Textual Content
Unknown |
Languages of inscription
Unknown
Shape / Form
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
Remarks
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
From the Kiev collection
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
cf. Wien, Kunsthis. Mus., Thora (Ukraine), 1993, p. 117, no. 25.##cf. Finland, Waino-Aalto, Mus., Judaica, 1991, p.46, no.39.
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
P.F. (G.I.) | 2.7.1992
Author of description
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Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Section Head
Arialla Amar |
Language Editor
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Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.