Places of Section 9

Ascalon, Gaza, Negev, Sinai

134. Aphnaeum - (al-Kanisah ?)

A very small part of the inscription and of the vignette are preserved.

Province Augustamnica I, under a corrector, 13 cities: Rhinocorura, Ostracina, Casium, Pentaschoinon, Aphnaion, Gerra, the Tents, Pelusium, Sethroitis, Hephaestus, Panephusis, Tanis, Thmuis.(Hierocles, Synecdemos, 726:3-727:6)

Map Section 9 Ancient Sources Discussion

Photo: Western end of the Bardawil lagoon.

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