Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

בפאתי מערב. תשמישי קדושה מבתי-כנסת ממרוקו הספרדית. אוסף חנניה דהן‬‎ From the Remotest West. Ritual Articles from Synagogues in Spanish Morocco. The Hananiah Dahan Collection
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Author & Curator

Nitza Behrouzi.

Editor

Gania Doron.

Imprint

Tel Aviv, Israel, 1989. 128 pp., illustrations: 108 col., 20 b&w, 21 × 27 cm. Hebrew and English.

Location

Eretz Israel Museum (1989)

Description

An exhibition of ceremonial objects mainly from Morocco (19th–20th C) that were donated to the Museum by Hananiah Dahan. Attention paid to the object’s origins, artistic characteristics, use and ornamental motifs. Each exhibit illustrated and described. Foreword by the collector. 107 items.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
MOROCCO
SEPHARDIC JEWS
SYNAGOGUE TEXTILES
TORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

Hamsas
Hamsas, lamp hangers
Ketubbot
Mezuzah cases
Rimmonim
Scrolls of Esther, illuminated
Spain
Synagogues, Morocco
Talit bags
Tefillin bags
Tombstones, Morocco
Torah Ark curtains
Torah binders
Torah mantles
Torah plaques
Torah staves
Yad
Yahrzeit/Memorial lamps
Yahrzeit/Memorial plaques/sheets

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“‮בפאתי מערב. תשמישי קדושה מבתי-כנסת ממרוקו הספרדית. אוסף חנניה דהן‬‎ From the Remotest West. Ritual Articles from Synagogues in Spanish Morocco. The Hananiah Dahan Collection”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 21 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1078>
First published online: 2019



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