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Obj. ID: 20584
Jewish Architecture
  Great Synagogue in Kutaisi, Georgia

© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Unknown, 1997

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Name/Title
Great Synagogue in Kutaisi | Unknown
Object Detail
Monument Setting
Unknown
Date
1886
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Origin
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Congregation
Unknown
Location
Georgia | Kutaisi
| 8 Boris Gaponov St.
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
Unknown |
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Stone
Measurements
Height
13 m (with roof)
Length
Width
18 m
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Iconographical Subject
Unknown |
Condition
Extant
Yes
Documented by CJA
Yes
Surveyed by CJA
Present Usage
Synagogue
Present Usage Details
Condition of Building Fabric
B (Fair)
Architectural Significance type
Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration

Paintings in the interior

Urban significance
Part of shulhoyf
Significance Rating
3 (National)
Languages of inscription
Unknown
Type of grave
Unknown
0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
Scribes
Script
Number of Lines
Ruling
Pricking
Quires
Catchwords
Hebrew Numeration
Blank Leaves
Direction/Location
Façade (main)
Endivances
Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
Location of Platform
Temp: Architecture Axis
Arrangement of Seats
Location of Women's Section
Direction Prayer
Direction Toward Jerusalem
Coin
Coin Series
Coin Ruler
Coin Year
Denomination
Signature
Colophon
Scribal Notes
Watermark
Hallmark
Group
Group
Group
Group
Group
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Israel Tayar, Sinagoga - razgromlennaia, no ne pokorionnaia (Jerusalem, 1987), p. 94, ills. after p. 100; Rachel Arbel & Lily Magal (Magalashvili) (eds.), In the Land of Golden Fleece: The Jews of Georgia - History and Culture (Tel Aviv, 1992), pp. 146, 183, ills. 133, 138, 141; REE, vol. 5, p. 249, ill. on p. 250; Gitelman-2001, ill. on p. 201 (int)=Gitelman 1988, p. 301; Shota Bostanashvili, " Sinagogi Gruzii," in Stranitsy istorii i kul'tury evreev Gruzii (po sledam ekspeditsii 2013 g.), ed. M. Chlenov (Moscow: Sefer, 2014), pp. 56-57 with ill. on p. 55. Lili Baazova, "Synagogues and Synagogue Life in Georgia in the Postwar Era," in Yaacov Ro'i (ed.), Jews and Jewish Life in Russian and the Soviet Union (1995), pp. 290-300. Georgiyah: masa el hakehilot hayehudiyot: kutaisi, kulashi, oni (Jerusalem: Zalman Shazar Center, 2010), p. 23 with ill. Sivan Navon-Shoval, "Bein mizrah le-maarav: tziyurei ha-kir be-vatei ha-kneset be-kutaisi," Peamim 146-147 (2006), pp. 241-276.

Chlenov, M, ed. Stranitsy istorii i kul'tury evreev Gruzii (po sledam ekspeditsii 2013 g.) (Moscow: Sefer, 2014)

Georgiyah: masa el hakehilot hayehudiyot: kutaisi, kulashi, oni (Jerusalem: Zalman Shazar Center, 2010).
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