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Goldene Rose (Taz, Turei-Zahav, Nachmanowicz) Synagogue in Lviv
Object Detail

Building Date
1582

Synagogue active dates
Destroyed in 1941-43

Reconstruction Dates

Community

Material/Technique

Construction Material
Stone

Summary and Remarks

Suggested Reconsdivuction

History/Provenance

Condition

Present Usage
Abandoned

Present Usage Details

Historical significance: Event/Period

Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore

Historical significance: Person
Yitshak ben Nachman, the synagogue founder.
Rabbi David Ha-Levi Segal (Taz).
Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch ben Yaakov Ashkenazi (Chacham Tzvi).

Architectural Significance: Style

Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration

Urban significance
Part of Jewish quarter

Significance Rating
4 (International)

Condition of Building Fabric
B (Fair)

Bibliography

Sergey Kravtsov, Di Gildene Royze: The Turei Zahav Synagogue in L’viv (Petersberg, 2011);

CJA documentation;

Maria and Kazimierz Piechotka, Bramy Nieba: Bóżnice murowane na ziemiach dawnej Rzeczypospolitej (Warsaw, 1999), pp. 151-6 with ills. and ills. 50, 59;

Jewish Cemeteries, Synagogues, and mass grave sites in Ukraine. United States Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad (Washington D.C., 2005);

Meir Wunder, Benjamin Lukin, Boris Khaimovich, Grandeur and Glory: Remnants of Jewish Art in Galicia, vol. 1: Eastern Galicia, A-O (Jerusalem, 2005), p. 143-144 with ills.;

Vladimir Melamed, Evrei vo L'vove (XIII - pervaia polovina XX veka): Sobytiia, obshchestvo, liudi (Lvov, 1994), p. 187-189, 242,ills on p. 202-207;

Vladimir Likhodedov, Synagogues (Minsk, 2007), ill. 232 on p. 121;

Maria and Kazimierz Piechotka, Oppidum Judaeorum: Żydzi w przestrzeni miejskiej dawnej Rzeczypospolitej (Warsaw, 2004), p. 100;

Okasana Boiko, Synahohy L'vova (Lviv, 2008), map, pp. 91-124 with ills and plans


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Photographer
Photograph Date
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