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Museum Viadrina Teilbestand Judaica [V/H 2432]

Schofar

Schofar (Museum Viadrina CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Museum Viadrina (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Das Schofarhorn ist ein Musikinstrument, das beispielsweise an dem zwei Tage andauernden Rosh ha-Shanah geblasen wird. Es besteht aus dem Horn eines koscheren Tieres; in der Regel aus dem eines Widders oder eines Kudus. Das Horn erinnert an die durch Gott vereitelte Opferung Isaaks durch Abraham. An Isaaks Stelle opferte Abraham einen Widder.

Material / Technique

Horn

Measurements ...

ca. 39 cm (Länge)

Created ...
... when

Tags

[Last update: 2017/06/01]

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