Beth Shean

Beit Shean


Geographic Details

Beth Shean Valley

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Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Nehemya Zori (1962)

Samaritan. Columns, benches and apse. Mosaic with menorah and other ritual objects. Greek and Samaritan inscriptions.

Greek (Roth-Gerson 1987: 33, Zori 1967: 157-159) ; Samaritian (Naveh 1981)


Inside open field.

Selected Bibliography
  1. Naveh, J. "A Greek Dedictation in Samaritan Letters" Israel Exploration Journal 31, 1981: 220-222.
  2. Spigel, C.S. Ancient Synagogue Seating Capacities. Tubingen, 2012: 162-165.
  3. Tzori, N. "The Ancient synagogue at Beth She'an" Eretz Israel 8, 1967: 149-167, (Hebrew).
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