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(VII) Img. ID: 71354 Synagogue in Čekiškė - Torah ark, Northern side, Čekiškė (Chekishki), 1887-1900? edit  
Category: Jewish Architecture

General Document

2 Name/Title Synagogue in Čekiškė - Torah ark | Unknown
3a Object Torah ark
Wall painting (Decoration)
3b Object Detail Northern side
4a Artist/ Maker Unknown (Unknown)
5 Date 1887-1900?
5a Activity Dates
5b Reconstruction Dates
6 Period Unknown
6a Period Detail
7 Origin Lithuania | Kaunas County | Čekiškė (Chekishki)
8 Community Ashkenazi
9 Collection Unknown |
9a Documentation / Research project Unknown
10 Location Lithuania | Kaunas County | Čekiškė
| 16 Ateities St.
11 Site Unknown
12 School/Style Unknown|
13 Iconographical Subject Dan (Tribes/Sons of Israel)
Naphtali (Tribes/Sons of Israel)
Gad (Tribes/Sons of Israel)
Asher (Tribes/Sons of Israel) |
14 Category
17 Photographer Červiakov, Vitalij
18 Photograph Date 2006
19 Negative/ Photo. No. digital
19a Scan No. A338803
20 Description

The tribe of Dan is represented by a serpent, according to Gen. 49:17: "Dan will be a snake by the roadside, a viper along the path, that bites the horse’s heels so that its rider tumbles backward."

The tribe of Naphtali is represented by a doe running through a forest, according to Gen. 49:21: "Naphtali is a doe set free that bears beautiful fawns."

The tribe of Gad is perpesented by a banner symbolizing troops or a camp, according to Gen. 49:19: "Gadi will be attacked by a band of raiders, but he will attack them at their heels."

The tribe of Asher is represented by a badly preserved olive branch, according to Deut. 33:24: "Most blessed of sons is Asher; let him be favored by his brothers, and let him bathe his feet in oil."

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
25c Material Bonding
25d Material Inscription
25e Material Additions
25f Material Cloth
25g Material Lining
25h Tesserae Arrangement
25i Density
25j Colors
25k Construction Material

26 Measurements
26a Height
26b Length
26c Width
26d Depth
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
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
46 Temp: Aleph Number
47 Temp: Sys. Number / Doc. Name
48 Temp: Addenda

Function: Name: Date:
49 Documenter 49a
50 Researcher 50a
51 Architectural Drawings 51a
52 Computer Reconstruction 52a
53 Section Head 53a
54 Editor 54a
55 Donor 55a