Omrit, cont’d.

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Among the interesting ruins at Omrit are several composite capitals. These are a combination of Corinthians and Ionic orders.

Note the beautiful acanthus leaves.

Omrit was destroyed by earthquakes in the 4th and 8th centuries AD.

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