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(VII) Img. ID: 6574 New Jewish cemetery in Teleneşti (Teleneshty), Tombstone of Avraham son of Leibish - decorative panel, Teleneşti (Teleneshty), 1906 edit  
Category: Jewish Funerary Art

General Document

2 Name/Title New Jewish cemetery in Teleneşti (Teleneshty) | Unknown
3a Object Jewish Cemetery
3b Object Detail Tombstone of Avraham son of Leibish - decorative panel
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1906
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Moldova | Teleneşti (Teleneshty)
8 Community Ashkenazi
9 Collection Unknown |
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Moldova | Teleneşti (Teleneshty)
| Cantemir St.
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Torah Ark
Heraldic composition
Two lions |
14 Category
17 Photographer Khaimovich, Boris
18 Photograph Date 1994
19 Negative/ Photo. No.
19a Scan No.
20 Description

A rectangular tombstone consists of an epitaph written in square sunken letters, which is flanked by two “Corinthian” columns. The epitaph is surmounted by a panel presenting two rampant lions holding an open Torah ark.

The epitaph reads:



איש תם וישר

מ"ו אברהם ב"ר

ליביש נפ'

כו שבט שנת

תרסו לפק



Here is buried

a honest and flawless man

out teacher Avraham son of r.

Leibish; died

26 of Shvat, the year

[5]666 according to the small count


May his soul be bound in the bundle of life

21 Ornamentation
22 Custom
23 Contents
24 Codicology
24a Scribes
24b Script
24c Number of Lines
24d Ruling
24e Pricking
24f Quires
24g Catchwords
24h Hebrew Numeration
24i Blank Leaves

25 Material/Technique
25a Material Structure
25b Material Decoration low relief
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription Sunken letters
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors
25k Construction Material

26 Measurements
26a Height ~100 cm
26b Length
26c Width ~50 cm
26d Depth ~20 cm
26e Circumference
26f Thickness
26g Diameter
26h Weight
26i Axis
26j Panel Measurements
27 Direction/Location
27a Façade (main)
27b Entrances
27c Location of Torah Ark
27d Location of Apse
27e Location of Niche
27f Location of Reader's Desk
27g Location of Platform
27h Temp: Architecture Axis
27i< Arrangement of Seats
27j Location of Women's Section
27k Direction Prayer
27l Direction Toward Jerusalem

28 Coin
28a Coin Series
28b Coin Ruler
28c Coin Year
28d Denomination

29 Signature
30 Colophon
31 Scribal Notes
32 Watermark
33 Hallmark
33a Group
33b Subgroup
33c Hallmark Identification
33d Hallmark Group Classification
33e Hallmark Reference
34 Trade Mark
35 Binding
36 Decoration Program
Two rampant lions holding an open Torah ark. Two columns flanking the epitaph.
36 Summary and Remarks
38 Suggested Reconstruction
39 History/Provenance
40 Main Surveys & Excavations
41 Condition
42 Biography
43 Bibliography
43a Short Name
43b Full Name
43c Volume
43d Page

44 Type
45 Temp: Batch Number
0137 | 097
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter Boris Khaimovich 1994 49a
50 Researcher Vladimir Levin 2014 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a