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Promise and Redemption - The Sepphoris Synagogue Mosaic

June 4, 1996-May 30, 1997
Location: The Merrin Marquee, Ida Crown Plaza
Media: Mosaic floor
Promise and Redemption - The Sepphoris Synagogue Mosaic: a unique mosaic floor from an early 5th century CE synagogue at Sepphoris, which shed new light on ancient synagogue art and Jewish inconography. The colorful depictions of Biblical scenes convey a clear message of promise and redemption, a central theme in Jewish life after the destruction of the Temple.