RASHI, ON THE PENTATEUCH

France, early 13th century, 12 x 19 9/16 in. (30.5 x 49.7 cm), MS. Opp. Add. Fol. 69, fol. 40a

This drawing of the Menorah is placed within the column of text as a sign that it is not meant to be decorative, but is a diagram to clarify the description in the biblical passage.



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