University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-108-106
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level I or II, LTW, Room 171
Period: Byzantine
Early Arabic
Date Made: 300-1100 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 1100
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number2040 - Field No SF


In the form of a cross each end of which terminates in two knobs. In the middle of the cross is a loop attachment holding a ring. The cross is pierced at the top and bottom and in each piercing a fragment of an iron nail remains.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

44 Eyes in a Museum Storeroom ( Dec 2000 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition
Canaan and Ancient Israel (18 Oct 1998)View Objects in Exhibition
Byzantine Studies Conference Mini-Exhibition (08 Oct 2010 - 10 Oct 2010)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue] Blair, Sheila S. & Bloom, Jonathan M. 2006. COSMOPHILIA. : Page/Fig./Plate: 40View Objects cited in this Publication

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