Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case / Esther 9:29, "Mordecai recorded these events. And he sent dispatches to all Jews..." and at the end of the scroll, part of a vignette, Esther 9:29, "Then queen Esther... wrote a second letter of Purim" / creation date: scroll second half of the 18th century, creation date: case 18th century
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- Work Title
- Esther Scroll (Megillah) and Case
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- Esther 9:29, "Mordecai recorded these events. And he sent dispatches to all Jews..." and at the end of the scroll, part of a vignette, Esther 9:29, "Then queen Esther... wrote a second letter of Purim"
- artist: Aaron Wolf Herlington (Jewish, c.1710-1757)
- Creation location: Vienna (Vienna, Austria)
- Repository: The Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel)
- parchment, pens, ink, gold leaf, silver, painting (image-making), handwriting, illumination, casting, engraving (incising), gilding
- height of scroll: 7.6 cm (2.99 inches), length of scroll: 103.5 cm (40.75 inches), height of case: 19.5 cm, diameter of case: 1.7 cm
- Book illustrations
- Scroll paintings
- Scrolls (Information artifacts)
- Art, Jewish
- Hebrew alphabet
- Bible. Old Testament
- Cases (containers)
- Work Record ID
- Image Record ID
- Digital filename
- Classification Filing Number
- 758.15C;H300;43EC 9b;*.digitalonly
- HART Image Order Number
- Date Added/Updated
- 2012-11-25 08:59:04
- History of Art, VRC Image Bank
- Image Size
- 2774 x 3536
- File Size
- 1 MB
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History of Art Department, Visual Resource Collections. Image 1321997. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. URL: https://quod.lib.umich.edu/h/hart/x-1321997/12d000862. January 27, 2023.