Home Page

Educational Site
Ancient Texts Relating to the Biblical World
 MRZH Text
 Cuneiform Tablet
 Amman Citadel
 Heshbon Ostraca
 Incirli Stela
 Cylinder Seals
 El-Amarna Tablets
 Kingdom of Sam'al
     Bar Rakkib II, III

Biblical Manuscripts
 Leningrad Codex
 Leningrad f.40b
 Leningrad Carpet Page

Dead Sea Scrolls
 Isaiah Pesher
 Copper Scroll
 Words of Moses

 Etruscan Pendant
 Deity on a Bull
 Sasanian Seals

 Annenberg Exhibition

 Chicken Little
 Papyrus Grain

 Qusayr `Amra
 St. Catherine's

Scholarly Site



What's New

Educational Site
Archaeological Sites

Although the West Semitic Research Project specializes in photographing ancient inscriptions, our projects have often taken us to fascinating ruins and archaeological sites. Below are links to images of some of those places and excavations. Further information on archaeology and the University of Southern California can be found at the USC Archaeological Research Collection web site.

Petra The ancient Nabataean city built of living rock (Jordan).

Jerash The Roman ruins of the ancient city of Gerasa (modern Jerash, Jordan).

Qusayr `Amra A bathhouse complex with mosaics, near Amman, Jordan, dating from the 8th century CE.

St. Catherine's Monastery, Sinai Images of the traditional site of Mount Sinai, including St. Catherine's Monastery.

Home Page | Educational Site | Scholarly Site | Projects | Information | What's New

Copyright © 2000-2016 West Semitic Research Project. All rights reserved. Contact us at mlundber@usc.edu.