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Object Alone
Medieval Synagogue in Wien (Vienna)
Object Detail

Building Date
13th century

Synagogue active dates
until 1421

Reconstruction Dates
destroyed 1421

Architect/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)

Community

Location

Style

Material/Technique

Construction Material
Stone

Summary and Remarks

Suggested Reconsdivuction

History/Provenance

Condition

Present Usage
Museum

Present Usage Details
Vienna Jewish Museum

Historical significance: Event/Period

Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore

Historical significance: Person

Architectural Significance: Style

Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration

Urban significance

Significance Rating
3 (National)

Condition of Building Fabric
E (No return)

Bibliography
Paulus, Simon. Die Architektur der Synagoge im Mittelalter: Überlieferung und Bestand. Petersberg: Imhof, 2007, pp. 377-383 with drawings. Harck, Ole. Archäologische Studien zum Judentum in der europäischen Antike und dem mitteleuropäischen Mittelalter. Petersberg: Michael Imhof Verlag, 2014. P. 564.

Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Biography

Photographer
Unknown
Photograph Date
2008

Remarks
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Museum_am_Judenplatz_(30)-Museum_am_Judenplatz_(32).jpg

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