Khirbet Ammudim


Geographic Details

Lower Galilee

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Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Heinrich Kohl and Carl Watzinger (1906) Israel Levine (1979)

Columns, benches and mosiac. One heart shaped pillar still standing.

Aramaic (Levine 1982: 2, 8-9)


Open to the public

Selected Bibliography
  1. Levine, L.I "Excavations at Ḥurvat 'Ammudim" Qadmoniot: A Journal for the Antiquities of Eretz-Israel and Bible Lands 13, 1980: 107-110, (Hebrew).
  2. N., "An Aramaic Inscription at the Ancient Synagogue of Umm-el-'Amed" Bulletin of the Israel Exploration Society 19, 1955: 183-187, (Hebrew).
  3. Adan Bayewitz, D. "The Ceramics From the Synagogue of Horvat Ammudim and their Chronological Implications" Israel Exploration Journal 32/1, 1982: 13-31.
  4. Kohl, H. and Watzinger, C. Antike Synagogen in Galilaea. Leipzig, 1916: 71-79.
  5. Levine, L.I. "Excavations at Horvat ha-'Amudim" in Ancient Synagogues Revealed. ed. L.I. Levine, Jerusalem, 1981: 78-81.
  6. Levine, L.I. "Excavations at the Synagogue of Horvat 'Ammudim" Israel Exploration Journal 32, 1982: 1-12.
  7. Levine, L.I. "Horvat Amudim" The New Encyclopedia of Archeological Excavations in the Holy Land. Jerusalem, 1993: 55-56.
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