Israeli archaeologists presented a newly uncovered church in the Judean hills on Wednesday, including an unusually well-preserved mosaic floor with images of lions, foxes, fish and peacocks. The Byzantine church located southwest.
Investiture of Narses by the Goddess Anahita, Sasanian, 226-651 AD (stone) Title: Persian School Primary creator: Persian Nationality: Naqsh-e Rostam, Iran Location: Giraudon Credit: stone Medium: Narses recevant la couronne d'investiture de la deesse Anahita; Narses (d.302), King of the Sasanian Empire (293-302);
Cathedral of Salamanca constructed in 1102 features magnificent stone carvings on all its walls, but one of them appears to be a fully dressed astronaut in a space suit. What a century astronaut is doing on the walls of a c.
In Capernaum, foundations of the home where Jesus lived with Peter's family. Crowds met here to hear Jesus teach. Early on, the home underwent many changes as Christians continued to use it as a meeting place after Jesus' resurrection.
Assyrian period fortifications unearthed iin Ashdod The remains of an century BCE fortification system – a mud brick wall comprised of internal and external dykes circling a wharf [Credit: Philip Sapirstein /TAU]