Deir Aziz

 Jewish

Geographic Details

Golan

32.86420345822077     35.71246737962893     Open the map in a new window

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Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Chaim Ben David and Zvi Maoz (1998-2004), Oren Zingboim (2015)

Structure with benches

Greek (Di Segni 2006-2007: 123- 125)

Open for the public

Selected Bibliography
  1. Ahipaz, N. "A Hoard of Byzantine Solidi from the Deir 'Aziz Synagogue" Israel Numismatic Research 2, 2007: 157-165.
  2. Ahipaz, N. "Floor foundation coin deposits in Byzantine-period synagogues" in Hoards and Genizot as Chapters in History. Haifa, Hecht Museum University of Haifa, 2013: 63-70.
  3. Maoz, Z.U. and Ben David, C. "Deir Aziz" in The New Encyclopedia of Archaeological Excavations in the Holy Land. Supplementary Volume, Jerusalem, 2008: 1691-1693.
  4. Maoz, Z.U. Deir Aziz and Kanaf: the Architecture of Two Ancient Synagogues. Qazrin, 2011: 5-54.
  5. Maoz, Z.U. "The Genizah in the Deir Aziz Synagogue on the Golan Heights." in Hoards and Genizot as Chapters in History. Haifa, Hecht Museum University of Haifa, 2013: 70*-75*.
Photos, Plans and Links

Aerial photo, courtesy of Abraham Graicer all rights reserved for Abraham Graicer © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Aerial photo, courtesy of Abraham Graicer all rights reserved for Abraham Graicer

Aerial photo, courtesy of Abraham Graicer all rights reserved for Abraham Graicer © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Aerial photo, courtesy of Abraham Graicer all rights reserved for Abraham Graicer

Looking west, Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Looking west, Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Looking east, Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Looking east, Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Maoz 1995: plate 109 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

An Ancient Building at the Top of the Village, the Western Wall- Looking South-East | Maoz 1995: plate 109 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 109 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Ancient Building | Maoz 1995: plate 109 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 109 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Spring House Remains- Built of Ashlar at the lower part of the village slope | Maoz 1995: plate 109 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 111 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Synagogue's Remains- Columns, Beams and the Later wall that Divides the Building-Looking West | Maoz 1995: plate 111 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 111 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Architectural Items at the Village Slope, Near the Synagogue- Looking East | Maoz 1995: plate 111 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 112 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Central Fragment of the Main Lintel- Placed west of the Building | Maoz 1995: plate 112 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 112 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Central Fragment of the Main Lintel- Placed west of the Building | Maoz 1995: plate 112 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 1-2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doric Capital At the slope Near the Synagogue | Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 1-2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doric Capital | Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doric Capital | Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doric Capital | Maoz 1995: plate 113 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Column with a Base and Ionic Capital from Ma'ale Gamla | Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Window Sill | Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Corner Bench Fragment at the Building Ruins | Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Intact Architrave Beam | Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 6, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Architrave Beam Insitu | Maoz 1995: plate 114 fig. 6, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 2011: 11, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Maoz 2011: 11, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 110 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Plan of the Remains and Reconstruction | Maoz 1995: plate 110 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 111 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Synagogue's Eastern Wall Drawing- According to Oliphant in 1885, Fig.7 | Maoz 1995: plate 111 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

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