A Sixth-Century Monastery at Beth-Shan (Scythopolis)
Gerald M. Fitzgerald
80 pages | 9 x 12 | 52 illus.
Cloth 1939 | ISBN 978-0-686240-94-5 | $32.50s | £21.50 | Add to cart
Distributed for the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
The book examines the building, mosaics, objects, and mosaic inscriptions found at the site of a sixth-century monastery at Beth-Shan. The mosaic floors are described in particular detail, with reference to comparable mosaics elsewhere in Palestine. Translations are given of the inscriptions within the mosaics.
Publications of the Palestine Section of the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania Vol. IV