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Jerusalem, National Library of Israel (IL): Shocken 3

ISTC No.il00189700
AuthorLevi ben Gershom
TitlePerush ha-Torah
Imprint[Mantua] : Abraham Conat and Abraham Jedidiah, [1475-76]
FormatMedian f°
Languageheb
SubjectTheology-Biblical
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02122282
Holding InstitutionJerusalem, National Library of Israel (IL)
ShelfmarkShocken 3
NoteCreated by Alexander Gordin.
Size of leaves300 × 221 mm
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
Copy Features - NoteFols. 1-6, 10, 395-398, 402-407 are missing.
Support material (book)Paper
Watermark1
DescriptionUnclear, perhaps in the form of a ring.

Provenance 1500 - 1700

Areae-it (probably)
Time period1500 - 1700
Provenance nameAnonymous Hebrew annotator [Person; Annotator] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
NoteSeveral handwritten notes concerning some places in the text, for instance on the kingdom of David and on Saul on fols. [77]v-[78]r or such as בפרש' אחרי נזכר (=in the pericope Acharei was mentioned) on [198]r, also on [275]r and [374]r.
Correction on fol. [25]v: חמש (=five) unstead of שש (=six).
Another hand provided pericopes' names on the left side of the top margin of the recto pages.
Some words or bigger portions of the text were erased (by a censor?) for instance on fols. [206]r, [334]r, [343]v, [344]r, [341]v.
Method of acquisitionunknown
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookThroughout
CorrectionsYes
Structuring the textYes
CommentsYes
CensorshipYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1901 - 1940

PlaceBerlin (Geonames Id: 2950159)
Zwickau (Geonames Id: 2803560)
Areae-gx
Time period1901 - 1940
Provenance nameSchocken, Salman, 1877-1959 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Business, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeStamp
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Binding noteGreen binding. On the spine: Levi ben Gerson, Commentarius in Pentateucum, Mantova 1476.
Binding date20th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialOther
Cover materialLeather
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions304 × 237 × 83 mm
TitlingTooled
ToolingGold
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
StampsOn the flyleaves, on fols. [25]r and [401]v: מספרי שלמה שוקן, ברלין (=from the books of Salman Schocken, Berlin).

Provenance 1934 -

PlaceJerusalem (Geonames Id: 281184)
Areaa-is
Time period1934 -
Provenance nameJerusalem, National Library of Israel [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Library, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeStamp
Shelfmark
Method of acquisitionDonation
StampsOn the flyleaves and fols. [89]r, [190]r, [410]v: בית הספרים הלאומי והאוניברסיטאי, ירושלים (=the national and university library, Jerusalem).
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2018-01-28 11:32:32

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Jerusalem, National Library of Israel (IL): Shocken 3

ISTC No.il00189700
AuthorLevi ben Gershom
TitlePerush ha-Torah
Imprint[Mantua] : Abraham Conat and Abraham Jedidiah, [1475-76]
FormatMedian f°
Languageheb
SubjectTheology-Biblical
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02122282
Holding InstitutionJerusalem, National Library of Israel (IL)
ShelfmarkShocken 3
NoteCreated by Alexander Gordin.
Size of leaves300 × 221 mm
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
Copy Features - NoteFols. 1-6, 10, 395-398, 402-407 are missing.
Support material (book)Paper
Watermark1
DescriptionUnclear, perhaps in the form of a ring.

Provenance 1500 - 1700

Areae-it (probably)
Time period1500 - 1700
Provenance nameAnonymous Hebrew annotator [Person; Annotator] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
NoteSeveral handwritten notes concerning some places in the text, for instance on the kingdom of David and on Saul on fols. [77]v-[78]r or such as בפרש' אחרי נזכר (=in the pericope Acharei was mentioned) on [198]r, also on [275]r and [374]r.
Correction on fol. [25]v: חמש (=five) unstead of שש (=six).
Another hand provided pericopes' names on the left side of the top margin of the recto pages.
Some words or bigger portions of the text were erased (by a censor?) for instance on fols. [206]r, [334]r, [343]v, [344]r, [341]v.
Method of acquisitionunknown
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookThroughout
CorrectionsYes
Structuring the textYes
CommentsYes
CensorshipYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1901 - 1940

PlaceBerlin (Geonames Id: 2950159)
Zwickau (Geonames Id: 2803560)
Areae-gx
Time period1901 - 1940
Provenance nameSchocken, Salman, 1877-1959 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Business, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeStamp
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Binding noteGreen binding. On the spine: Levi ben Gerson, Commentarius in Pentateucum, Mantova 1476.
Binding date20th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialOther
Cover materialLeather
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions304 × 237 × 83 mm
TitlingTooled
ToolingGold
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
StampsOn the flyleaves, on fols. [25]r and [401]v: מספרי שלמה שוקן, ברלין (=from the books of Salman Schocken, Berlin).

Provenance 1934 -

PlaceJerusalem (Geonames Id: 281184)
Areaa-is
Time period1934 -
Provenance nameJerusalem, National Library of Israel [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Library, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeStamp
Shelfmark
Method of acquisitionDonation
StampsOn the flyleaves and fols. [89]r, [190]r, [410]v: בית הספרים הלאומי והאוניברסיטאי, ירושלים (=the national and university library, Jerusalem).
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2018-01-28 11:32:32