Archaeology at the Russian land property in Jericho: 130 years later (fieldwork 2010)
The information of the results of the exploration carried out by Joint Expedition of the Institute of Archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences with the participation of the Department of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities (PNA) at the land plot of Russian Federation in Jericho in 2010. The Expedition cleared out the history of the land lot. Finds point to the Christian character of the complex. In the Byzantine epoch (late 5th - early 7th с AD) the plot was occupied by the monumental building. Its floors are carpeted by mosaic ornamental composition of stone cubes.