Sumaqa

A Roman and Byzantine Jewish village on Mount Carmel, Israel

£84.00
Author:
Shimon Dar with contributions by Y. Ben Ephraim, S. Chaim, J. Drory, M. Henig, L.K. Horwitz, G.L. Jacobson, A. Kindler, S.A. Kingsley, O. Lernau, N. Liphschitz, A. Tsatskin, Y. Turnheim and M. Weinstein-Evron
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781841710280
Paperback:
384pp. Includes 236 black and white photographs, numerous illustrations
ISBN 10:
1841710288
BAR number:
S815
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Description

BOOK DESCRIPTION
Detailed report on rescue excavations on the Roman and Byzantine village of Sumaqa. The excavations unearthed remains of a synagogue, several residential areas, workshops, extraordinary oil and wine presses, and burial caves. All finds are discussed withextensive chapters on Roman and Byzantine pottery, glass, coins, faunal and floral remains, and architecture.