Isfiya

Other Name: Husifah
Religion: Jewish

Archaeological Evidences

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantine
Excavation: Excavated
Excavators: Naim Makhouly and Michael Avi Yonah (1933)
Main Finds: Columns and mosaic with inscriptions, menorahs, other ritual objects, and part of zodiac.
Characters: Menorah, Mosaic, Hebrew Inscription, Aramaic Inscription
Inscriptions: Hebrew and Aramaic (Naveh 1978: 65-68)
Mosaics: yes
Site Condition: Some of the mosaic is visible on site, located on private property, requires permission.

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: Carmel
672, עיספיא, ישראל
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