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A conch outlined with five decorated strips on angled mouldings: bead-and-reel,dentils,wreath of buds,a strip with alternating leaves and flutes,and a strip decorated in rope pattern.
Name/Title
Korazin Synagogue | Unknown
Object Detail
Date
4th-5th Century CE
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Congregation
Unknown
Site
School/Style
Unknown|
Period
Period Detail
Collection
Unknown |
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Basalt## Carved
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
830
Length
Width
600
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Subject
C | Conch
|
Condition
Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
Present Usage
Present Usage Details
Condition of Building Fabric
Architectural Significance type
Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
Urban significance
Significance Rating
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
Two conches of this type were found at the site (see olso AN.8069). According Foerster this conches used as lintels of the windows located above the lateral entrances of the southern wall of the synagogue.
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography
Kohl and Watzinger, Antike, 1916, p.44, fig.82. Foerster G.,Galilean synagogues
Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Type
Documenter
| R.T. 1983 & R.B.A. 1993
Researcher
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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.