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A Catalogue of Wall Paintings in Central and East European Synagogues
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(XI* Edit) Obj. ID: 3364
Merarske Shul (Merarilor, Apple Merchants' Synagogue) in Iaşi, .
Hierarchical List of Objects:
Object Detail
Date
1935
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Community
Location
Romania | Moldavia | Iaşi
| Strada Elena Doamna
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
Unknown |
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
Torah ark was transferred to the Yad Vashem Museum in Jerusalem
Biography
Bibliography
CJA;
Efron’s photographs 1969: film 136, film 137;
BT 19169, 1926 (from Zusia Efron);
Rodov's photograph from exhibition in Iasi
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Photographer
Photograph Date
2009
Negative/ Photo. No.
Documenter
Khaimovich |
Researcher
Khaimovich |
Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconsdivuction
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Section Head
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Language Editor
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Donor
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Description

The synagogue was built in the late 19th - early 20th century. The synagogue was a ordinary building with 12 windows on three fasades - east, north and south. The building was in disrepair at the time of the documentation in 2010. Currently the building is destroyed. The interior of the synagogue were covered with paintings on the walls around the perimeter.

For the decoration programm see:

For dedicatory plaques see:

For the photographs of 1969 by Zusya Efron see: