Torah scroll


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Torah scroll   (1993.12.0005)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 16th century
Culture Italian
Location On Exhibitin the Europe exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 105.00 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 36 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 18.5 cm
Weight 5,400 g
Measuring Remarks 61.5 cm is the length of the actual vellum width of vellum cannot be determined because its several pieces stitched together and we don't have the space to unroll the entire scroll. 36 cm is the width of fully rolled manuscript
Materials Plant--Wood, Pigment, Animal--Tooth--Ivory, Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Vellum
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description

Purchased from Klein Brothers.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Photo: Heritage Oct. 1993, p. 2.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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