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||They made an embroidered drape for the tent's entrance out of sky-blue, dark red and crimson wool and twined linen.
Vaya'as masach lefetach ha'ohel techelet ve'argaman vetola'at shani veshesh moshezar ma'aseh rokem.
||There were five poles to hold it, along with gold hooks, caps and bands. There were also five copper bases for [these poles].
Ve'et-amudav chamishah ve'et-vaveyhem vetsipah rosheyhem vachashukeyhem zahav ve'adneyhem chamishah nechoshet.
These are not mentioned for the pillars in Exodus 26:37 (see Chizzkuni). See note on Exodus 38:17. Some translate this as 'their hooks, with the coating for their ends and their hoops made out of gold,' indicating that the hooks were made of silver, but their ends were covered with gold (Teshuvoth Meir Nethivim 75; cf. Zohar 2:227a).