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Jewish Architecture
  Great Synagogue of Jews from Akhaltsikhe (Georgian Synagogue) in Tbilisi, Georgia

© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Chizhova, Natalia (@natangphotographer), 2018
Summary and Remarks

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Name/Title
Great Synagogue of Jews from Akhaltsikhe (Georgian Synagogue) in Tbilisi | Unknown
Object Detail
Monument Setting
Unknown
Date
1904-1913
Synagogue active dates
Reconstruction dates
2011-2012
Artist/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)
Origin
Georgia | Tbilisi (Tiflis)
| Armianskii Bazar St.
Historical Origin
Unknown
Community type
Congregation
Unknown
Location
Georgia | Tbilisi
| 45-47 Kote Afkhazi (former Leselidze) St.
Site
Unknown
School/Style
Period
Unknown
Period Detail
Collection
Unknown |
Documentation / Research project
Unknown
Iconographical Subject
Unknown |
Textual Content
Unknown |
Languages of inscription
Unknown
Type of grave
Unknown
Material/Technique
Material Stucture
Material Decoration
Material Bonding
Material Inscription
Material Additions
Material Cloth
Material Lining
Tesserae Arrangement
Density
Colors
Construction material
Brick
Measurements
Height
Length
Width
Depth
Circumference
Thickness
Diameter
Weight
Axis
Panel Measurements
Condition
Extant
Yes
Documented by CJA
Yes
Surveyed by CJA
Present Usage
Synagogue
Present Usage Details
Condition of Building Fabric
B (Fair)
Architectural Significance type
Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration

Paintings in the prayer hall

Urban significance
Significance Rating
3 (National)
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
Suggested Reconsdivuction
History/Provenance
Main Surveys & Excavations
Sources
L. Saminskii, "V tuzemnykh sinagogakh Tiflisa," Novyi Voskhod, 1914, #5 (9.2), p. 31 - from Volodia Levin; Jews of Georgia, p. 146, 163, 180, ill. 140; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Synagogue_(Tbilisi); Shota Bostanashvili, " Sinagogi Gruzii," in Stranitsy istorii i kul'tury evreev Gruzii (po sledam ekspeditsii 2013 g.), ed. M. Chlenov (Moscow: Sefer, 2014), pp. 49, 53-56 with ill.; Lili Baazova, "Synagogues and Synagogue Life in Georgia in the Postwar Era," in Yaacov Ro'i (ed.), Jews and Jewish Life in Russian and the Soviet Union (1995), pp. 290-300.
Type
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Author of description
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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.
The following information on this monument will be completed:
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