Photos from the 2010 Season

31791_427818086404_505186404_6165596_7100483_n

Tour of the site of Kirbet Cana, from left: James R. Strange, Abuna, Randy O’Neill, Liz Reichwald.  The Director of that excavation, Dr. Tom McColloug of Centre College, gave the tour.

 

DSC02072 Sarah Tyler, Jim (“Abuna”) Strange, and Joanna Strange laughing about something

 

DSC02075

Keri Chrzan excavating with a “patish” (the word really means hammer, but we use it for the hand pick)

 

DSC02079 

Randy O’Neill taking excavation notes (the paved decumanus is in the background)

 

DSC02080

Alan Hix taking excavation notes

 

31641_432454701404_505186404_6295798_1660316_n

Sarah Tyler (taking the picture?) testing James R. Strange’s ability to read pottery with his eyes closed (how will she know if he’s wrong?)

 

DSC02082 

Annette Seymour digging alongside a column drum (she’s kneeling on it)

 

DSC02086

Virginia Skeeter excavating delicately

 

DSC02088

Mary Beth Moran excavating

 

DSC02091

Sarah Tyler digging and Aaron Carr taking notes; hard to tell who’s happier.

DSC02094

The Whole Crew (including Atef Hamed) in front of the “wall of stamps” in the hotel dining room

31641_432761891404_505186404_6303418_901352_n

31641_432759886404_505186404_6303318_7629582_n

Pottery reading on the roof of the hotel

 

DSC_0011

Blaine Patton sweeping with a paint brush for final photos

 

DSC_0012

Joanna Strange sweeping

 

 36316_436018386404_505186404_6401712_401478_n

Final photography from the ladder

 

DSC_0006

View from the ladder: cleaning squares 89 and 47 for final photography: Aaron Carr on the ladder (trying to be invisible), Randy O’Neill and Joanna Strange sweeping

 

 DSC_0024

Another view from the ladder: the intersection of “Main St.” and “Broadway” (cardo maximus and decumanus) in downtown Sepphoris

 

 DSC_0054

Randy O’Neill, Aaron Carr, Joanna Strange, and Alan Hix on the “Joshua cloth”

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Second Letter from Nazareth

Fifth Letter, from Jerusalem

First Letter from Nazareth