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Obj. ID: 44014
Jewish Funerary Art
  Jewish cemetery in Tulchyn, Ukraine

© Eva Maria Kraiss, Photographer: Kraiss, Eva Maria, 2021

According to the ESJF European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative, the exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. According to IAJGS, the Jewish cemetery was established in the 17th century. The cemetery is marked on the maps of the 1900s of the region. One side of the cemetery is protected by a 1-meter-tall metal fence, but the other sides are unfenced. There are upwards of 3,000 gravestones.

Date of oldest tombstone: 1881. According to Lukin et al, the oldest tombstone is dated 1732.
Date of newest tombstone: 2019

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Name/Title
Jewish cemetery in Tulchyn | Unknown
Object Detail
Monument Setting
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Date
1732 (oldest tombstone)
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Material Cloth
Material Lining
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Extant
Documented by CJA
Surveyed by CJA
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Historical significance: Event/Period
Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore
Historical significance: Person
Architectural Significance: Style
Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration
Urban significance
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Ornamentation
Custom
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Direction/Location
Façade (main)
Endivances
Location of Torah Ark
Location of Apse
Location of Niche
Location of Reader's Desk
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Arrangement of Seats
Location of Women's Section
Direction Prayer
Direction Toward Jerusalem
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Sources

Lukin, Beniamin, Boris Khaimovich, and Alla Sokolova, 100 evreiskikh mestechek Ukrainy: istoricheskii putevoditel’, vol. 2 (St. Petersburg: Alexander Gersht, 2000), pp. 343-344.
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Computer Reconstruction
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