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Golan

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Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Gottleib Schumacher (1889), Eliezer Sukenik (1933), Zvi Maoz (1979)

Monumental architectural stones

Accessible. Many finds relocated to the Golan Archaeological Museum in Qatsrin.

Selected Bibliography
  1. Meir, D. and Meir, E. Ancient Synagogues of the Golan. Jerusalem, 2015: 176-177.
  2. Maoz, Z.U. Ancient Synagogues in the Golan; Art and Architecture. Thesis for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Jerusalem, 1995: 36-42, (Hebrew).
  3. Urman, D. "Public Structures And Jewish Communities In The Golan Heights" in Ancient Synagogues. ed. D. Urman and P. Flesher, Leiden, 1995: 489-491.
Photos, Plans and Links

Architectual fragments, courtesy of Eran Meir © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Architectual fragments, courtesy of Eran Meir

Door post, courtesy of Eran Meir © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Door post, courtesy of Eran Meir

Fragment of gable, courtesy of Eran Meir © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Fragment of gable, courtesy of Eran Meir

Architectural fragments Sukeinik 1935 plate XXIII © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Architectural fragments Sukeinik 1935 plate XXIII

Maoz 1995: plate 15 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Olive Press Crushin Basin- North side of the site | Maoz 1995: plate 15 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 15 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Cistern Entrance- North Side of the Site | Maoz 1995: plate 15 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 16 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doorpost- East side of the Site | Maoz 1995: plate 16 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 17 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Columns Shaft From the Mamluk Building On Site | Maoz 1995: plate 17 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 17 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Columns Shaft From the Mamluk Building On Site | Maoz 1995: plate 17 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 18 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doorpost | Maoz 1995: plate 18 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Corinthian Cornice | Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Corinthian Cornice- Buried On Site | Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Corinthian Cornice | Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Cantilever Stone On Site | Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 6, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Cantilever Stone | Maoz 1995: plate 19 fig. 6, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Shell-shaped Window | Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Shell-Shaped Window | Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 2, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Rear Part Fragment of the Shell-Shaped Window | Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Shell-shaped Window | Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Shell-shaped Window's Lintel | Maoz 1995: plate 20 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 21 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Broken Pedestal On Site | Maoz 1995: plate 21 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 21 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Buried Pedestal On Site | Maoz 1995: plate 21 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 21fig. 5-6, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Pedestal | Maoz 1995: plate 21fig. 5-6, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Ionic Capital | Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 1, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Ionic Capital Fragment | Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 3, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Ionic Capital Fragment | Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 4, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Ionic Capital | Maoz 1995: plate 22 fig. 5, courtesy of Zvi Maoz

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:2 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Metope Frieze with Fishes Ornament | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:2

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:3 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Frieze with Vine Twig Ornament | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:3

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:4 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Architrave with Flutes Ornament | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:4

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:5 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Metope Frieze with Fishes Ornament | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 16:5

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 18:1 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Lintel Fragment from Ayelet Ha'shahar | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 18:1

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 19:1 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Pair of Small Columns | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 19:1

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 21:1 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Doric Capital | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 21:1

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 21:2 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

The Pedestal Lower Part | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 21:2

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 22:2 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Ionic Capital | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 22:2

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 22:6 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Ionic Capital- Sketch | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 22:6

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 20:4 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Shell-shaped Window | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 20:4

Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 20:5 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Shell-shaped Window's Lintel- Sketch | Ma'oz, Z. U. (1995). Ancient synagogues in the Golan: art and architecture. Golan Archeological Museum, 2 Plate 20:5

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