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.
Characters: Menorah, Mosaic, Aramaic Inscription, Greek Inscription
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.

Geographic Details

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