Select manuscript from this collection: Comites Latentes 15  Ms. gr. 44 Ms. heb. 10  Ms. l.e. 209a  35/70
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Genève
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Bibliothèque de Genève
Settlement, shelfmark:
Settlement, shelfmark
Ms. heb. 4
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Megillah Ester (מגילת אסתר) / Esther Scroll
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 1 f. · 208.3 x 13.5 cm · Amsterdam · around 1641
Language:
Language
Hebrew
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This Megillat Esther consists of thirty round text medallions, surrounded by multicolored engraved decorations with floral, animal and baroque architectural designs. It is a sixth, not yet listed, scroll with the motif “lion, lamb and bear,” produced by the famous engraver Shalom Italia (ca. 1619-1664). He is also the creator of numerous other engraved Esther scrolls that are held in special collections, museums and libraries throughout the world. (iss)
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Standard description
Description de Justine Isserles pour e-codices, 2016.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-bge-heb0004 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bge-heb0004)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/heb0004
IIIF Manifest URL:
IIIF Manifest URL
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Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. heb. 4: Megillah Ester (מגילת אסתר) / Esther Scroll (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/heb0004).
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10/13/2016
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