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

The Romance of Judaica
(128 words)

Curator

Ronald Lubofsky.

Imprint

Melbourne, Australia, 2000. 55 pp., illustrations: 12 col., 57 b&w, 29 × 21.5 cm. English.

Location

Jewish Museum of Australia (18 June–27 September 2000)

Description

Judaica objects from Melbourne and Sydney collections. Introduction by Ronald Lubofsky. Exhibits according to life cycle events, individual holidays, and other topics, such as amulets, synagogue, Australiana, and India. Descriptive, historical entries incorporate “stories” associated with the items, as well as recollections from the curator’s own experiences as a pulpit rabbi. 171 items.

main keywords

AMULETS
CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
TORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

Afikoman covers/bags
Antisemitic images/objects
Australia
Besamim
Bezalel Art School
Bridal garments
Candlesticks/Candelabra
Challah covers
Challah knives
Circumcision implements/objects
Damascene work
Elijah’s cup
Etrog containers
Hamsas
Hand-washing vessels
Hanukkah lamps
Havdalah sets/compendia
India
Jewelry
Keter Torah
Ketubbot
Kiddush cups
Levite sets
Mezuzah cases
Montefiore, Moses
Pesach wine vessels
Porcelain figurines
Portraits
Prints, antisemitic
Purim groggers
Raban, Ze’ev
Rimmonim
Scrolls of Esther, cases
Scrolls of Esther, illuminated
Shabbat lamps
Talit neckband
Tass
Tefillin cases
Tobacco/Snuff boxes
Torah (scroll)
Torah binders
Tzedakah boxes/containers
Yad
Yahrzeit/Memorial lamps

Cite this page
“The Romance of Judaica”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 20 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1625>
First published online: 2019



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