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[Poem in honor of a philanthropist] : manuscript.

Other Title:
Panegyric poem
Publication:
[Orient, 12th century-13th century?]
Format/Description:
Book
1 fol. : torn, losses along top edge, center lengthwise crease; verso is blank.
Paper 17.1 X 19.5 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: center lengthwise fold, standardized spacing; left rule justified by stretching last character columns: 4 lines: 15 (recto).
Subjects:
Laudatory poetry, Hebrew.
Philanthropists -- Poetry.
Language:
Hebrew. Hebrew Oriental semi-cursive.
Notes:
Each strophe begins a new line, each rhyme arranged in standardized spaces, forming four columns.
The fragment includes the last thirteen strophes of a poem in honor of a philanthropist. Each strophe has three rhyming verses, and a fourth that rhymes ות-. Ends בחדרנו נרחבות, signed with Psalm XCI 16.
Forms part of: Cairo Genizah Collection.
Penn Provenance:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
Amram.
Cited in:
Halper, no. 323
IMHM, no. F38400
Contributor:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contains:
Bible. O.T. Psalms XCI, 16. Hebrew. 1000.
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
Status/Location:
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