Susiya

Religion: Jewish

Archaeological Evidences

Period: Late Roman and/or Byzantine
Excavation: Excavated
Excavators: Shmarya Gutman, Zeev Yevin and Ehud Netzer (1969-1972)
Main Finds: Broadhouse. Benches, stone bema, marble bema, atrium, narthex and internal apse. Mosaic with menorahs and other depictions.
Inscriptions: Hebrew and Aramaic ( Naveh 1978: 114-125; Werlin 2015: 142-164)
Mosaics: yes
Site Condition: Tourist site with entrance fee.
The small Bema on the northern side, Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Geographic Details

Geographical Region: South Hebron Mountains

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