Roman aqueduct, Caesarea, c. 25–13 BCE   [ 59 x 71 cm]

Source of image:
Sketch: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine
Embroidery: Mayyada Abu Sitta [Bir Seb’a] Gaza

The aqueduct at Caesarea is on the coastal plain south of Haifa. The town and aqueduct were built by Herod the Great around 25–13 BCE, as the port city Caesarea Marittima. It served as an administrative centre for the province of Judea in the Roman Empire.

Era: Roman Period (63 BCE—325 CE)

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