Obj. ID: 2206
Jewish Architecture Great Synagogue (Hoykhe Shul) in Botoşani – Main prayer hall – Vault decoration central motifs
To the main object: Great Synagogue (Hoykhe Shul) in Botoşani – Main prayer hall – Vault decoration
The central space of the plafond is decorated as a blue sky or firmament with golden stars. Two motifs appear against this background: a heraldic eagle encircled by a garland of roses at the geometrical center of the composition, and a depiction of the giving of the Torah on the west side of the central section.
The central wooden chandelier is attached to the ceiling near the paws of the eagle.