Ammudim

Khirbet Ammudim

Jewish

Geographic Details

Lower Galilee

32.815127173757936     35.40927350521088     Open the map in a new window

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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)

yes

Open to the public

Selected Bibliography
  1. Adan Bayewitz, D. "The Ceramics From the Synagogue of Horvat Ammudim and their Chronological Implications" Israel Exploration Journal 32/1, 1982: 13-31.
  2. Kohl, H. and Watzinger, C. Antike Synagogen in Galilaea. Leipzig, 1916: 71-79.
  3. Levine, L.I. "Excavations at Horvat ha-'Amudim" in Ancient Synagogues Revealed. ed. L.I. Levine, Jerusalem, 1981: 78-81.
  4. Levine, L.I. "Excavations at the Synagogue of Horvat 'Ammudim" Israel Exploration Journal 32, 1982: 1-12.
  5. Levine, L.I. "Horvat Amudim" in The New Encyclopedia of Archeological Excavations in the Holy Land. Jerusalem, 1993: 55-56.
Photos, Plans and Links

General view - Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

General view - Gilead Peli all rights reserved

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Ammudim - a Capital and a Heart Shaped Column | מבט לצפון מערב. כל הזכויות שמורות לגלעד פלאי

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Looking east - Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Kohl and Watzinger 1916:71 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

View From Amuudim | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:71

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The Main Door Lintel | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:73

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Side Door lintel | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:73

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Fragment of the Side Door | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:73

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The Synagogue Excavations- View From the North | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:75

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The Synagogue Excavations- View from the South | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:75

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Ionic Capitals | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:78

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Ionic Capitals | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:78

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The Northwest Corner Pillar | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:76

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The Side Door's Lintel on the Northeast Side of the Synagogue Ruins | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:74

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Kohl and Watzinger 1916: Tafel X

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Plan of the Synagogue Ruins | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:72

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The Pilaster Capital and Cornice of The Middle Gate-Section | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:72

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Reconstruction of The Main Door | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:74

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Column- Pedestal, Basis and Shaft | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:76

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The Capital of the Northwest Corner Pillar- Sketch | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:76

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Inoic Capitals- Side View Skecth | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:77

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Doric Capital | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:79

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Doric Capital | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:79

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Doric Capitals | Kohl and Watzinger 1916:79

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