Roman Judeaيهودا الرومانية

Roman Judea

Roman Period (63 BCE—325 CE)

Embroidery: Jan Chalmers UK
Size: 59 x 35 cm

The Roman conquest of Judea in 63 BCE was solidified when Herod was appointed King of Judea.

In 132 CE, the Roman Emperor Hadrian joined Judea and Galilee to form Syria Palaestina, so reviving the ancient name of Philistia, combining it with that of the neighbouring province of Syria.

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