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Portrait of Priest John

On the north side, within the meander frame is a portrait of a bearded man dressed in a tunic with two broad stripes, and red cloak. Due to his round tonsure and the halo around his head, it might be the the portrait of Priest John, one of the benefactors. Information from Fr. Michelle Piccirillo.

© Photo: Binder & Haupt

Al-Mukhayyat Mosaics

Mosaics from the Chapel of the Priest John, and the Church of St. George, discovered at Khirbet al-Mukhayyat, displayed in the access area to the Mount Nebo Memorial.

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