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The Great Synagogue in Fălticeni is a monumental construction with area of about 600 square meters. The synagogue was built in 1868 according to the date on the Torah Ark. The walls of the synagogue dissected by pilasters and decorated by cornice. The entrance to the synagogue on the north side artistically elaborated. A balcony situated above the entrance. The west wall of the synagogue adorned with a large balcony. The place of Torah Ark on the eastern wall pointed by round window. The synagogue is decorated with large semi-circular windows. 

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For the interior of the main prayer hall see:

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For the interior of the small prayer hall see:

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See also:

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Name/Title
Great Synagogue in Fălticeni | Unknown
Object
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Date
1868
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Origin
Historical Origin
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Community type
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Location
Romania | Moldavia | Fălticeni
| 149 Ana Ipătescu St.
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Documented by CJA
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Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
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Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
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Languages of inscription
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Type of grave
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0
Ornamentation
Custom
Contents
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Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
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Location of Women's Section
Direction Prayer
Direction Toward Jerusalem
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Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography

Streja A., and Schwarz L., The Synagogue in Romania, (The Hasefer Publishing House), 2009, p.120-122;

Khaimovich, Boris, The Work of Our Hands to Glorify: Murals of Beit Tfilah Benymin Synagogue in Chernovits (Kiev: Spirit and Letter, 2008), p. 112-113.

https://jewish-heritage-europe.eu/2021/06/16/romania-falticeni/

Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
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Researcher
Boris Khaimovich | 2014
Architectural Drawings
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Computer Reconstruction
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Section Head
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Language Editor
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Donor
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Negative/Photo. No.
A182903