Fragment of Torah scroll, the book "Dvarim"

(Rivne Regional Museum of Culture and Traditions)
Fragment of the Torah ("Law of Moses", "Pentateuch of Moses") scroll.
Torah #4
Torah #3
Torah #1
Torah #2
Torah scroll fragment includes 5 columns of text on a sheet of parchment of the kosher animal skin. Four columns are continuous and the leftmost column is divided in half. The text of this fragment belongs to the book "Deuteronomy" and to weekly portions "Vayeleh" and "Haazinu".
Museum / institution
Rivne Regional Museum of Culture and Traditions
Inventory number in the institution
Фрагмент 2
Author, place of production
History, source, type and date of acquisition
From the old funds of the museum, in 1976 it was first added to the register.
Production period
Technique, comment
Torah scroll text is written from left to right on the parchment made of a kosher animal skin with special black indelible ink using quill pen. In each column there are 42 lines of text and the distance between the columns is 9 Hebrew letters in the width. Every four pages are sewn together to form sections that are then stitched into a scroll. The parchment pages are sewn together using special threads made of the sinews of the feet of kosher animals.
Religious holiday / lifecycle
for religious use
Religious holiday / lifecycle, comment
Torah scroll is used for a public Torah reading in the synagogue.
middle of XIX - end of XIX
parchment, ink
Preservation condition
Restoration is recommended.
Current location
in storage