The Branches of the Menora Are Curved In This Ancient Rashi Manuscript

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Revised 12th of Tamuz, 5782 after finding the original link to the Bodleian Library page is no longer valid. I downloaded other Rashi Manuscripts which seem to make the same point. See also: Modern 10 Agorot coin pictured aboveCoins … Continued

The branches of the Menora of the Temple were curved!

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Stone carvings from a synagogue that existed at the time of the Temple depict the Menora with curved brances. See for details. Despite the claims of Chabad, also Rambam and Rashi agree with the shape of the branches, depicted … Continued