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BeirutBeirut Central District
The Directorate General of Antiquites -
Interactive Archeological Map Of  Beirut

Byzantine 395 - 661

Byzantine Portico and Shops  |  Late Roman House (domus)

Byzantine Portico and Shops

Byzantine Portico and Shops

A wide public portico (colonnade street) paved with mosaics runs east-west along Weygand Street. Shops with mosaic floors opened onto the portico (as shown above) each bearing a Greek letter from A=I, closest to Souk Tawileh. (AUB - British Souks excavations 94-95)


Late Roman House (domus)

Late Roman House (domus)

With dining room, internal garden (peristyle) paved with mosaics and an elaborate water and drainage system. Detail of the dining room mosaic floor covering (AUB - British Souks excavations 1995)

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