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January 29, 2015 / 9 Shevat, 5775
 
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A Byzantine Mosaic

Byzantine Mosaic in the Negev

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A man unveils Greek inscriptions as he cleans a Byzantine mosaic floor that decorated a monastery and that was discovered during infrastructure work in the Israeli Bedouin village of Hura in the Northern part of the Negev on April 1, 2014. The mosaics, dated from the end of the 6th century AD, were uncovered during the construction of a new road.

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8 Responses to “A Byzantine Mosaic”

  1. Curious if this was the Bedouin Village Yoni Diamond visited?

  2. Tony Mark says:

    Whatch out,, the Palestinians will now assert that it was made by their Ancestors. ;)

  3. Tony Bruan says:

    I could use it in my foyer. What’s the chance of sending it to the “BIG APPLE???”

  4. Jerry Raketti says:

    'Great find & Hope you find significantly more'.

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