Byzantine Mosaic

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    Palestinian farmer finds beautifully preserved Byzantine mosaic in his garden

    (ORDO NEWS) — A Palestinian farmer has discovered what some experts call one of the greatest archaeological finds in Gaza ‘s history. Salman al-Nabahin said he was digging in preparation for planting an olive tree when he discovered a mosaic from the Byzantine era, from the early to mid-fourth century up to 1453. The mosaic depicts various animals such as birds, dogs and rabbits and according to the French archaeologist…