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Pilaster

Capital

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Object Number:32-15-265
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Room 1567, Levels I and II
Locus: Room 1567
Period: Byzantine
Early Arabic
Date Made: 300-1100 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 1100
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Acanthus Leaf
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1932
Other Number:31-11-400 - Field No SF

Description

Pilaster Capital of white marble. A roughly rectangular slab with carved Acanthus leaf design in relief; traces of red paint on design. Fragmentary and incomplete.

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