13 August 2008

Sepphoris/Zippori Mosaics

I just saw this report from the BBC about a Roman temple found in Zippori, Israel. The report mentions in passing that Zippori is famous for its mosaics, and being a sucker for mosaics, I looked for more information. The dig website has a page on mosaics. Another site has more pictures but no explanatory text.

Just to whet your appetite, here is a public domain picture from wikimedia commons:

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