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A Catalogue of Wall Paintings in Central and East European Synagogues
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(XI* Edit) Obj. ID: 25393
Great Synagogue in Soroca (Soroki), .
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Object Detail
Date
1920s (paintings)
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Community
Site
Unknown
School/Style
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Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
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Category
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
Codicology
Scribes
Script
Number of Lines
Ruling
Pricking
Quires
Catchwords
Hebrew Numeration
Blank Leaves
Material/Technique
Material Sdivucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Measurements
Height
Length
Width
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
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
Subgroup
Hallmark Identification
Hallmark Group Classification
Hallmark Reference
Trade Mark
Binding
Decoration Program
Summary and Remarks
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Condition
Biography
Bibliography
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Photographer
Unknown
Photograph Date
1920s
Negative/ Photo. No.
Documenter
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Researcher
Vladimir Levin | 2017
Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconsdivuction
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Description

The only preserved photograph of the Great Synagogue in Soroca shows its western wall. In its lower tier, under the women's gallery, a depiction of a building is situated. Probably it alludes to one of the sacred places in the Land of Israel, notwithstanding that it looks like a railway station in Eastern Europe. An ajucent picture on the southern wall is seen only partially. Three trees seen in the photograph may be part of the depiction of the Western Wall of the Jerusalem Temple.

The partition of the women's gallery above was decorated with small images of the Tribes of Israel.