Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avraham Hay
Eulogia token with a depiction of the Adoration of the Magi
Beit Shean
6th-7th century
D: 5 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1951-1315
The eulogia tokens were one of the most common pilgrimage objects of the Byzantine period. They bear variety of scenes.

Israeli, Yael, and Mevorach, David, Cradle of Christianity, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2000, English / Hebrew

Cradle of Christianity, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 28/03/2000 - 30/01/2001

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir