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Title Modena Tur Fragment Fols. 1v-2.
Related place Italy - related place
Germany - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Citation Note Italy
Archivio di Stato (Modena)
Frag. 40
Host Item CJA Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts-1554-0203017
Description Initial word panel Ein ( אין), written in square Ashkenazic script in brown ink, is set within a panel of several squares done in purple, red, green and red ink. A rectangle extends from the top left side of the panel forms a division between the end of Chap. 95 and the beginning of Chap. 96. The letters 96 (צו) are written in the right border next to the initial word panel. A light green floral branches extends from the panel along the lower right margin, including purple and red flowers and green acorns with purple cups and a red (cherry?) fruit. A naked man in profile touching the flowers, while below is a purple standing lion and in between its front legs is a grotesque face. Incorporated into the branches (4th text line from the bottom) is a human mask probably alludes to the adjacent text: "my enemies" (צוררי).
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts-1554-0203017
System Number 997004027410405171

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