Other Name: Azotus, Hippinos, Tel Ashdod
Religion: Jewish

Archaeological Evidences:

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantine
Excavation: Unexcavated
Selected Surveyors: Plato von Ustinov (sometime in the late 19th century)
Main Finds: Marble chancel with Menorah and Greek and Hebrew inscription.
Inscriptions: Greek and Hebrew (CIIP III: no. 2995)
Site Condition: Exact area of discovery unknown. The chancel can be viewed at the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo.
Menorah chancel, Ilan 1991: 256, courtesy of Almoga Ilan

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: Coastal Plain
Odem St, Israel
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