Naaran

Religion: Jewish

Archaeological Evidences

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantine
Excavation: Excavated
Excavators: Louis Hugues Vincent (1921)
Main Finds: Columns, mosaic with zodiac, Menorah and other images. Hebrew and Aramiac inscriptions. Site damaged in iconoclasmic attack.
Inscriptions: Aramiac and Hebrew (Naveh 1978: 93-102, Werlin 2015: 36-56)
Mosaics: Yes
Site Condition: Open to public. Under Palestinian Authority control.
Avi Yonah 1993: 1076, courtesy of the israel Exploration Society

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: Judea
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