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 Upper level of the wooden carved Torah ark.

Two - headed heraldic eagle. Two hands in priestly blessing.

The inscription below priestly blessing:

 (ב"ה)

לפרט   מעשי

ידי       להת'פא'

בצ'דק'   העוסק

במלאכת  הקודש

 (In the light of Tora)

In Year (1731) 

Executed by my hands  

to glorify and donation   

Master of sacred work

The murals above the Torah ark.

The upper level.  Two griffins supported the Tables of Low inside the open curtain. The Tables of Low surmounted by crown. The inscription:

כתר תורה

Black rooster in the corner.    

The lower level. Squirrel cracking the nut, Lion

 

 

   

 

Name/Title
Wooden Synagogue in Hvizdets' (Gwoździec) - Vault Decoration | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Dome, eastern facet
Date
The earliest date, most likely, on the inscription panel on the eastern wall - 1686. The date on the entrance door – 1717. The date of the murals on the vault – 1729.
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Unknown
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Unknown
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Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
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Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
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0
Ornamentation
Custom
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Façade (main)
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Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
Location of Platform
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Arrangement of Seats
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Direction Prayer
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Short Name
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Documenter
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Researcher
Khaimovich Boris |
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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Negative/Photo. No.
A354900