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Title Beth Alpha Synagogue Nave, Zodiac Panel.
Related place Bet Alfa (Israel) - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Citation Note Israel
Kibbutz Hephziba

Host Item CJA Ancient Jewish Art-16-0030041
Description The zodiac sign of Aries is enclosed within a trapezoid panel situated in the lower right section of the zodiac wheel. It depicts a lamb in profile with a long tail, facing left
inscribed in Hebrew in the upper right corner: טלא "Aries" (Lamb) The panel is framed at top and bottom by guilloche bands, on the right by a row of flower buds, and on the left by a band of opposite stepped triangles.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Ancient Jewish Art-16-0030041
System Number 997003910650405171

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