Mount Ephraim and Benjamin

44. Joseph, God blessed you, with the benediction of the earth which sustains everything, and again by the benediction of God his earth

Herbert Donner (The Mosaic Map of Madaba, Kampen 1992, 28)
A combination of the two benedictions for Joseph from Gen. 49:25 and Deut. 33:13 according to the Greek Septuagint version, represented in red cubes on brownish ground.

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