TEAL Exhibitions

Rubbings of Steles from the Synagogue in Kaifeng

Rubbings from a stele at the synagogue of Kaifeng

Left: “Record of the synagogue reconstruction” (重建清真寺記 Chong jian qing zhen si ji) from the 1489 stele.

Right: “History of the Daojing synagogue” (尊崇道經寺記 Zun chong dao jing si ji) from the 1512 stele.

Rubbings from the Jewish Steles in Kaifeng Rubbings from the Jewish Steles in Kaifeng

“Record of the synagogue reconstruction” (重建清真寺記 Chong jian qing zhen si Jj) from the 1663 stele.

(Contents on this page contain texts derived from Chinese Jews: A Compilation of Matters Relating to the Jews of Kʻai-Fêng Fu, and images and captions from CLIR Hidden Collection Project @UW East Asia Library, Wikipedia and Chinese Jews: A Compilation of Matters Relating to the Jews of Kʻai-Fêng Fu. For full bibliography information, please refer to the reference page. For single image source and metadata, please click the image.)