Beth Shean Leonitis

Other Name: Beit Shean Leonitis
Religion: Jewish

Archaeological Evidences:

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantine
Excavation: Excavated
Excavators: Dan Bahat (1970-1972)
Main Finds: Small room with no columns. Mosaic with menorah and animals. Greek and Aramaic inscriptions.
Inscriptions: Aramaic (Naveh 1978: 77-79), Greek (Roth-Gerson 1987: 41-43)
Mosaics: Yes
Site Condition: Nothing to see at the site. The mosaic is on display at the Hecht Museum, University of Haifa.
Mosaic in Hecht Museum, courtesy of C. Ben David

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: Beth Shean Valley
אווה בויאר 12-16, בית שאן, ישראל
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