Fragment of the western wall with the entrance.
Fragment of the western wall with the entrance. The decorative panel above the door consists of two floral rosettes (one of which was replaced by a window), under which is written an inscription, situated into the open decorative gates.
כל השערים ננעלו חוץ משער הדמעות (בבא מציעא נט א)
Two wide ornamental strips (borders) with a variety of floral and geometric patterns supported the entrance. The image of the stork with a snake in its beak surmounted the stripes.
The dedicatory inscription from the right framed by arch. The two - levels decorative frieze situated above the inscription’s panel. Upper level – heraldic lion and floral motives. Lower level - Predators bearing in teeth small animal.
The date of inscription – 1720.