Khirbe

Other Name: el-Khirbe
Religion: Samaritan

Archaeological Evidences

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantine
Excavation: Excavated
Excavators: Yizhak Magen (1990)
Main Finds: Samaritan. Benches with no columns. Mosaic with menorah, other ritual objects, and Greek inscriptions.
Characters: Menorah, Konch, Mosaic, Greek Inscription
Inscriptions: Greek (De Segni 1993)
Mosaics: yes
Site Condition: Open to the public. Security forces should be contacted for visit. Part of mosaic removed to the Good Samaritan Museum.
Fragment of mosaic, The Museum of the Good Samaritan, Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: Samaria
Unnamed Road, ישראל

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