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Passages. 400th Anniversary of The King James Bible

in Catalog of Catalogs Online

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Author

Scott Th. Carroll.

Collection

Green Family Collection

Imprint

Oklahoma City, Okla., USA, 2011. vi, 203 pp., illustrations: 106 col., 28.5 × 22.2 cm. English.

Location

Oklahoma City Museum of Art (16 May–16 October 2011)

Description

A monumental treatment of the history of the Bible, it’s composition, preservation, adornment, and, most significantly, transmission and dissemination from ancient times until the production of the King James Bible. Extensive descriptions of 100 items from the exhibition, which featured biblical antiquities and numerous Christian Bibles (printed books and illuminated manuscripts). The exhibition also included Hebrew manuscripts (undecorated), and Jewish ceremonial objects. Circa 400 items.

Description

For an expanded listing of the Judaica exhibits see #2213

main keywords

ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDSBIBLESCEREMONIAL OBJECTSHEBREW MANUSCRIPTS, UNDECORATEDPRINTED BOOKSTORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

Dead Sea ScrollsDura EuroposHammat TiberiasRimmonimScrolls of EstherTorah (scroll)Torah cases

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet, single card, cover illustration, 22.5 × 10 cm.

Other venues

Atlanta, Ga., USA (9 November 2011–30 June 2012); Charlotte, N.C., USA; Colorado Springs, Colo., USA; Springfield, Mo., USA; 26565 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, Calif., USA (3 April 2015–27 February 2016)

Catalog from other venue

#2213 (Santa Clarita)

Related publication

Passages: The Experience. Exhibition Guide. A detailed, extensively-illustrated guide through the exhibition’s 16 historical settings. Judaica objects presented in the first area “The Ancient Synagogue”, pp. 1–10.

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