Ephesus: Menorah engraved into the steps of the Celsus Library

Carving of a menorah on the steps of the Celsus Library in Ephesus, Turkey

Menorah engraved into the steps of the Celsus Library in Ephesus, Turkey

Menorah engraved into the steps of the Celsus Library
The image shows the engraving of a menorah on the steps of Celsus Library located in Ephesus, Turkey. It was likely carved during the Roman era.

When St. Paul visited Ephesus in 53 CE, he found a sizable Jewish community there. However, no ruins of a synagogue have ever been discovered.

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Celsus Library Facade
Celsus Library – Inside View

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Ephesus, Athens, Olympia, – Delphi, Meteora, Crete, Greek Islands, Greece

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