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Name/Title
Choral Synagogue in Moscow | Unknown
Object
Object Detail
Façade
Date
1886-1891 (by Eibushits), 1905 (interior by Klein)
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Congregation
Unknown
Location
Russia | Moscow (Moskva)
| Bol'shoii Spasoglenishchevskii Lane
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
Unknown |
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Material/Technique
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Measurements
Height
Length
Width
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Subject
Unknown |
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)
Northeast
Endivances
Location of Torah Ark
Southwest
Location of Apse
Southwest
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
center (now)
Location of Platform
Temp: Architecture Axis
Arrangement of Seats
Location of Women's Section
galleries on three sides
Direction Prayer
Southwest
Direction Toward Jerusalem
Southwest
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
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Bibliography

M. & N. Shatin, "Stroenie pod literoi 'A': iz istorii moskovskoi khoral'noi sinagogi," Vestnik Evreiskogo universiteta v Moskve 2 (6) (1994), pp. 86-98;

A. Katsenel'son, "Iz martirologa moskovskoi obshchiny (Moskovskaia sinagoga v 1891-1906 gg.)", Evreiskaia Starina 2 (1909) - reprinted in: Yu. Snopov & A. Klempert (eds.), Evrei v Moskve: sbornik materialov (Jerusalem-Moscow, 2003), pp. 321-334;

Michael Beizer, Our Legacy: The CIS synagogues, Past and Present (Moscow-Jerusalem, 2002), ills. on pp. 20, 81;

A. A. Gershuni, Yahadut berusiya hasovetit: lekorot redifot hadat (Jerusalem, 1961), p. 58-59;

Yvonne Kleinmann, Neue Orte – neue Menschen: Jüdische Lebensformen in St. Petersburg und Moskau im 19. Jahrhundert (Göttingen, 2006);

Ivonne Kleinmann, “Zdanie kak religioznyi i politicheskii simvol. Predystoriia Moskovskoi khoral’noi sinagogi (1869-1906)," in: 100 let. Moskovskaia khoral’naia sinagoga (Moscow, 2006), pp. 20-22;

Rossiiskaia evreiskaia entsiklopediia (Moscow), vol. 5 - 2004, p. 448 with ill., 451, 453; Vladimir Likhodedov, Synagogues (Minsk, 2007), ill. 132 on p. 71;

Zvi Gitelman, A Century of Ambivalence: The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union, 1881 to the Present (second, expanded edition, Bloomington, 2001), ill. on p. 163 (int); Z

Zvi Gitelman, A Century of Ambivalence: The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union, 1881 to the Present (New York, 1988), p. 252, ill on p. 15 (entrance), p. 290 (side room);

Gershon David Hundert (ed. in chief), The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe (New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2008), 2 vols, ill on p. 1619 (int)

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A340493