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Summary

Jordan. Byzantine church. Mosaics.

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 100-500 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Yasileh, Jordan

Yasileh Archaeological site.

Yasileh, Church

Jordan. Byzantine church. Mosaics.

Tel Ramtha

Ancient site

Ar Ramtha

Roman town.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Yasileh Church II dates to the early sixth century as indicates the inscription on the mosaic pavemen1.

See:

  1. Zeidoun al-Muheisen and Mohammad Nassar: The Second Church at Yasileh in Jordan and its Mosaics in: Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 52 (2012), pp.  661–683 - file:///C:/Users/BIBLIO~1/AppData/Local/Temp/14637-13323-1-PB.pdf

References

  1. The inscription dates the church to A.D. 528 by the era of Bostra - The Second Church at Yasiyeh...2012