Dabura

Dabbura

Jewish

Geographic Details

Golan

33.04363718551426     35.6651508808136     Open the map in a new window

More Geographic Info: www.latlong.net/c/?lat=33.04363718551426&long=35.6651508808136

Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Shmarya Gutman (1968), Dan Urman (1968-1970), Zvi Maoz (1981)

Inscriptions from Jewish public building, Architectural elements including fauna.

Hebrew (Urman: 1995: 132-133), Aramaic (Urman 1995: 430-432), Greek (Urman 1995: 430)

Open to public, inside nature reserve, free entrance. Most of the architectural fragments and inscriptions are in the Golan Archaeological Museum in Qasrin

Selected Bibliography
  1. Meir, D. and Meir, E. Ancient Synagogues of the Golan. Jerusalem, 2015: 132-141.
  2. Maoz, Z.U. Ancient Synagogues in the Golan; Art and Architecture. Thesis for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Jerusalem, 1995: 165-173, (Hebrew).
  3. Urman, D. "Public Structures and Jewish Community in the Golan Hights" in Ancient Synagogues; Historical Analysis and Archaeological Discovery. ed. D. Urman and P.V.M. Flesher, Vol. 2, Leiden, 1995: 427-433.
Photos, Plans and Links

משקוף עם עופות דורסים. המשקוף נעלם לפני שנים רבות. ארכיון דן אורמן © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

דבורה-המשקוף-שנעלם-אוסף-אורמן | משקוף עם עופות דורסים. המשקוף נעלם לפני שנים רבות. ארכיון דן אורמן

Lintel with Aramaic inscription now in Golan Archaeological Museum, Dan Urman archive © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Lintel with Aramaic inscription now in Golan Archaeological Museum, Dan Urman archive

Aramaic and greek inscription IAA survey (see link below) map 15 site 39 fig. 26, courtesy of Moshe Hartal and the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

dabura-26 | Aramaic and greek inscription IAA survey (see link below) map 15 site 39 fig. 26, courtesy of Moshe Hartal and the Israel Antiquities Authority

Aramaic inscription IAA survey (see link below) map 15 site 39 fig. 27, courtesy of Moshe Hartal and the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Aramaic inscription IAA survey (see link below) map 15 site 39 fig. 27, courtesy of Moshe Hartal and the Israel Antiquities Authority

Architectural fragment  IAA survey (see link below) map 15 site 39 fig. 29, courtesy of Moshe Hartal and the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Architectural fragment IAA survey (see link below) map 15 site 39 fig. 29, courtesy of Moshe Hartal and the Israel Antiquities Authority

Maoz 1995 plate 130 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz drawing of Sarah Halbreich © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Maoz 1995 plate 130 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz drawing of Sarah Halbreich

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