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Title Beth Alpha Synagogue
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-16-0072077
Description The southern and western bands framing the nave mosaic pavement consist of a row of poised squares linked by strips which form symmetric trapezoids. The poised squares in the southern band contain the following (from west to east): a lozenge in a square surrounded by four flower buds
a tree with three pomegranates
a hen followed by four chicks
a lozenge in a square surrounded by four flower buds. Western band from south to north: a cluster of grapes
a square centred by a lozenge surrounded by four flower buds
a plate with fruit: grapes, and pomegranate, figs or pears, and a citron (etrog)
a square with a poised square in the middle
a bunch of grapes
a deep basket filled with grapes, a pomegranate and a fig
a square with a poised square in the middle.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Ancient Jewish Art-16-0072077
System Number 997003911150405171

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