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The following description was prepared by William Gross:

This lovely manuscript contains 4 colored carpet pages and was written by the young man Joseph Enan.  These are biblical stories told in a popular manner, much like the Tzeena u Reena for Ashkenazim, and they are written in Judaea-Arabic. Additionally, there are many liturgical poems written by several writers from North Africa.  The carpet pages make this an unusual manuscript. Comparing the colors and type of color with other manuscripts, it is clear that this work is from Fez.

Owner: Machlouf ben Salmon Alkhlama

 

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Name/Title
Piyyutim | Unknown
Object Detail
Monument Setting
Unknown
Date
circa 1850
Synagogue active dates
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Artist/ Maker
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Congregation
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Location
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Site
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School/Style
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Period
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Period Detail
Collection
Israel | Tel Aviv | Gross Family Collection (GFC)
| MO.011.002 (Previously No. 16)
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Iconographical Subject
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Textual Content
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Languages of inscription
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Shape / Form
Unknown
Material / Technique
Paper, Ink, Paint, Written, Painted
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Pages: 194
Height
13.8 cm
Length
Width
9 cm
Depth
2.4 cm
Circumference
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Weight
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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
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
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Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
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Sources
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Author of description
William Gross |
Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Language Editor
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Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.
The following information on this monument will be completed:
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