Ashdod

Other Name: Azotus, Hippinos, Tel Ashdod
Religion: Jewish

Archaeological Evidences

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantnine
Excavation: Unexcavated
Selected Surveyors: Plato von Ustinov (sometime in the latter 19th century)
Main Findes: Marble chancel with Menorah and Greek inscription.
Inscriptions: Greek and Hebrew (CIIP III: no.2995)
Site Condition: Exact area of discovery unknown. The chancel can be viewed at the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo.

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: Coastal Plain
Odem St, Israel