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Baram north, Bar'am north

Geographic Details

Upper Galilee

33.046825325710756     35.41546940803528     Open the map in a new window

More Geographic Info: www.latlong.net/c/?lat=33.046825325710756&long=35.41546940803528

Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Charles Wilson (1866) ; Mordechai Aviam (1998)

Main entrance with a decorated and inscribed lintel. Aramaic amulet

Hebrew (Naveh 1978;19-20)

National park, free entrance

Selected Bibliography
  1. Aviam, M. "The Ancient Synagogues at Bar’am" in Judaism in Late Antiquity. Where we Stand: Issues and Debates in Ancient Judaism. The Special Problem of the Synagogues. ed. A. J. Avery-Peck and J. Neusner, part 3 volume 4, Leiden, Brill, 2001: 155-173.
  2. Kohl, H. and Watzinger, C. Antike Synagogen in Galilaea. Leipzig, 1916: 89-91.
  3. Naveh, J. ".An Aramaic amulet from Bar'am" in Judaism in Late Antiquity III; Where we Stand: issues and debates in Ancient Judaism. Vol. 4. The Special Problems of the Synagogue. ed. A.J. Avery-Peck and J. Neusner, Leiden, 2001: 179-186.
Photos, Plans and Links

General view to South West, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 91 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

General view to South West, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 91

Main entrance looking North,  Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 90 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Main entrance looking North, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 90

 Aramaic amulet, Aviam 2002:184 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Aramaic amulet, Aviam 2002:184

Reconstructed plan, Aviam 2002: Fig.F, Plan 2 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Reconstructed plan, Aviam 2002: Fig.F, Plan 2

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