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Byzantine Mosaic Found in Israel

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Another interesting find:

 

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The multicolored mosaic pavement was unearthed during archaeological excavations directed by IAA archaeologist Dr. Avishag Reiss.

Dated to the Byzantine period (4th-5th century CE), it is decorated with colorful geometric motifs, and has a black rectangular frame.

“The pavement may have been part of a splendid residential building in a wealthy neighborhood adjacent to the industrial zone,” IAA archaeologists said.

“At first, we did not realize that the floor is multicolored,” they added.

 

 

Israel Byzantine Mosaic

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http://www.sci-news.com/archaeology/yavne-mosaic-09595.html

 

Summary: It is good to see that archaeological excavations have resumed in many parts of the world. Below are two good videos on find.

 

guy also known as gaius

 

 

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