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Dr. Lihi Habas

List of Publications:

ל' חבס "דמות האדם והחיה באמנות היהודית העתיקה," מחניים 10 (תשנ"ה), 29-14.

"זהות ותקווה: המנורה בקטקומבות היהודיות ברומא," לאור המנורה, גלגולו של סמל, (י. ישראלי, עורכת) (ירושלים: מוזיאון ישראל, תשנ"ח), 72-69.

(English Version):
L. Habas, “Identity and Hope: The Menorah in the Jewish Catacombs of Rome,” In: In the Light of the Menorah, Story of a Symbol, (Y. Israeli ed.) (Jerusalem, 1998), 76-80.

"משחקים בעולם העתיק," המשחק: מבט מהפסיכואנליזה וממקום אחר, (א. פרוני, עורכת) (ידיעות אחרונות, תל אביב, 2002), 48-35.

“The Marble Furniture,” In: The Early Byzantine Monastery at Khirbet ed-Deir in Judean Desert: The Excavation in 1981-1987, (Y. Hirschfeld ed.) QEDEM 38 (Jerusalem, 1999), 119-132.

“The bema and chancel screen in synagogues and their origin,” In: From Dura to Sepphoris: Studies in Jewish Art and Society in Late Antiquity, (L. I. Levine and Z. Weiss eds.) (Portsmouth, Rhode Island, 2000) (Ann Arbor: JRA Supplementary Series, No. 40), 111-130.

“Engravings of the Temple Menorah and Other Cultic Objects
from the Jewish Quarter, In Light of Literary Sources and Other Artifacts from the Second Temple Period,” In: Jewish Quarter Excavations in the old city of Jerusalem, Vol. II (H. Geva ed.) (Jerusalem, 2003), 329-342.

“Marble Finds from the Church on Mt. Berenice,” In: Excavations at Tiberias, 1989-1994, (Y. Hirschfeld ed.) (With R. Ben-Arieh). (Jerusalem, 2004), 191-208.

“A Byzantine Mosaic Floor from Tel Beth Shean,” In: Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996. Vol. I: From the Late Bronze Age IIB to the Medieval Period (A. Mazar ed.) (Jerusalem, 2006), 643–653.

“Polycandelon”; “Censer (thuribulum)” ;“Reliquary Box (a)”; “Gable-Shaped Lid”; “Reliquary Box (b)”; “Miniature Reliquary Box” (catalogue entries), In: The Three Faces of Monotheism, (J. Goodnick-Westenholz ed.) (Jerusalem, 2007), 97–99, 134–137, Nos. 45–46, 76–79 (English & Hebrew).

"עמוד סורג מעוטר מאוסף הכט," מכמנים 21 (תשס"ט), 44-35.

(English Abstract):
“A Chancel-Screen Post in the Hecht Museum Collection,” Michmanim 21 (2008), 25*-26*.

“Donations and Donors as Reflected in the Mosaic Pavements of Transjordan’s Churches in the Byzantine and Umayyad Periods,” In: Between Judaism and Christianity. Art Historical Essays in Honor of Elisheva (Elisabeth) Revel-Neher (K. Kogman-Appel and M. Meyer eds.) (Leiden: Brill, 2009), 73-90.

“A pair of sandals depicted on mosaic floors in the entrances of private houses and churches in Israel and Transjordan in the Byzantine period.” In: SOMA 2007, Proceedings of the XI Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology, Istanbul Technical University, 24-27 April 2007 (C. Özkan Aygün ed.) (England, 2009) (BAR International Series 1900), 151-159.

“Camel Caravans and Trade in Exotic Animals in the Mosaics of the Desert Margin.” In: Man near a Roman Arch, Studies presented to Prof. Yoram Tsafrir (L. Di Segni, Y. Hirschfeld, J. Patrich and R. Talgam eds.) (Jerusalem, 2009), 54-73.

“The Art of Imported Marble Chancel Screens and its Influence on Local Production in the Churches of the Provinces of Palaestina and Arabia: A Case Study.” In: SOMA 2008, Proceedings of the XII Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology, Famagusta, North Cyprus, 5-8 March 2008 (H. Oniz ed.) (England, 2009) (BAR International Series 1909), 100-108.

"גילוי בתי מלאכה לפסיפסים באזור חשבון ופילדלפיה (עמאן) וחשבון בעבר הירדן," מכמנים 22 (תש"ע), 84-67.

(English Abstract):

“The Identification of Mosaic Workshops in the Region of Esbus and Philadelphia (Amman) in Transjordan,” Michmanim 22 (2010), 36*-37*.

"תליון זכוכית מעוטר בעקידת יצחק מאוסף הכט." מכמנים 23 (תשע"א), 58-47

((English Abstract):
“A Glass Pendant Decorated with the Binding of Isaac from the Hecht Collection.” Michmanim 23 (2011), 51*-52*.

עופר שיאון, יהודה רפיואנו, לי-היא חבס ולאה די סגני "כנסיית הבישוף יוחנן בח'רבת ברקה (גן יבנה)," קדמוניות 139 (תש"ע), 54-49.

“The architectural heritage of the cities of the Decapolis in the Byzantine churches of Transjordan,” ARAM 23 (2011), 383-424.

"רצפת הפסיפס של הכנסייה בח'רבת ברקה (גן יבנה)," עתיקות (בקרוב).

"הריהוט הליטורגי של הכנסייה בח'רבת ברקה (גן יבנה)," עתיקות (בקרוב).

(Habas L. 2012. “The Mosaic Pavements and Liturgical Furniture of the Church of Bishop John at Khirbet Baraqa–Gan Yavne,” in L.D. Chrupca?a (ed.), Christ is Here! Studies in Biblical and Christian Archaeology in Memory of Michele Piccirillo, ofm (SBF. Collectio Maior 52), Milano, 131-146.

"הריהוט הליטורגי בכנסייה בנשר," עתיקות (בקרוב).

"הדימוי האנושי/האלוהי המשתנה בפיסול העתיק." הפיסול בארץ ישראל (ח. שגב עורך), 2011 (בקרוב)

“The Imperial sculpture workshops: the origin of images of children in the depiction of the Exodus on Early Christian Sarcophagi,” In: SOMA 2010, Proceedings of the 14th Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraine, 23-25 April 2010 (Y. Morozova and H. Oniz eds.) (BAR International Series 2555), (Oxford, England, 2013), 51-63.

“The Contribution of Women to the Construction and Decoration of Churches in the Holy Land.” In: SOMA 2011, Proceedings of the XV Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology, Catania 3-5 March 2011 (P. Militello and H. Oniz eds.) (England) (BAR International Series), (forthcoming).

“Perpetual geometric motifs and the cycle of the year in the churches of the Holy Land.” ARAM (forthcoming).

“Destruction of Symbols and Iconoclasm after the Muslim Conquest.” ARAM (forthcoming).

“Flying Eagles on Church Floors in the Provinces of Palaestina and Arabia.” In: Festschrift in honour of Dr. Leah Di Segni (J. Patrich, G. C. Bottinni and L. Perrone eds.), Jerusalem (forthcoming).

“Cultural Interrelations: Constantinople, Greece, Adriatic Coast, Egypt and Sinai in Light of the Church at Ostrakine in North Sinai.” In: SOMA 2012 Identity and Connectivity: Proceedings of the 16th Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology, Florence, Italy, 1–3 March 2012, edited by Luca Bombardieri, Anacleto D’Agostino, Guido Guarducci, Valentina Orsi, and Stefano Valentini, BAR International Series 2581 (II), (England, Oxford, 2013), vol. 2, 1057-1067.

“The discovery of the mosaics of the Church of Bishop John at Gan Yavne, Israel.” In: XIIe Colloquium of the International Association for the Study of Ancient Mosaics (AIEMA), September 11-15, 2012, Universit? Ca'Foscari, Venice, Italy, TROVABENE Giordana (ed.) (forthcoming).

"המשכיות, שינויים והתפתחויות אדריכליות ואמנותיות בכנסיות עבר הירדן תחת שלטון האסלאם." א"י 31 (ספר אהוד נצר) (בקרוב)

(English Abstract):
“Architectural and Artistic Changes and Developments in Transjordanian Churches under Islamic Rule.” Eretz-Israel 31 (Ehud NETZER Book) (forthcoming)

"רצפת הפסיפס וממצא השיש והאבן במנזר נחל הקדרון בירושלים." עתיקות (בקרוב) "תרומת הממצא מירושלים לתיארוך הרס סמלים נוצריים בתקופה המוסלמית." קובץ מחקרים: חידושים בארכיאולוגיה של ירושלים וסביבותיה, בעריכת גיא ד' שטיבל, אורית פלג-ברקת, דורון בן-עמי, שלומית וקסלר-בדולח ויובל גדות, כרך ז (ירושלים, תשע"ד), 81-61. כותרת באנגלית של המאמר בעברית:

“Contribution of Archaeological Finds from Jerusalem to the Dating of the Destruction of Christian Symbols during the Islamic Period.” In: Collected Papers: New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region, Guy D. Stiebel, Orit Peleg-Barkat, Doron Ben-Ami, Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah and Yuval Gadot (eds.), Vol. 7 (Jerusalem, 2013), 61-81.

“Destruction of Symbols and Iconoclasm after the Muslim Conquest.” ARAM (forthcoming).

“The architectural typology and function of hall churches and chapels of Transjordan in light of the pilgrimage.” In: Hekhal The Irish Society for the Study of the Ancient Near East: “Pilgrimage, Travel, and Cult,” Dublin, Ireland (forthcoming).

“The Use of Amulets in the Jewish Community of Late Antiquity in the Land of Israel: A Glass Pendant Decorated with the Binding of Isaac from the Hecht Collection – test case.” In: Minhagim: Custom and Practice in Jewish Life. Tel Aviv University (forthcoming).

“Local and Imported Art in the Byzantine Monastery Newly Discovered Near Jerusalem, Israel.” In SOMA 2013, Proceedings of the XVII Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology: Management of Cultural Heritage in the Coastal Zone, Moscow 25-27 April, 2013, (Oxford, England) (BAR International Series), (forthcoming).

"הגנה וברכה: זוג סנדלים בכניסה לבתים פרטיים ולכנסיות ברצפות הפסיפס של ארץ הקודש בתקופה הביזנטית." אסופת מאמרים "של נעליך מעל רגליך" בעריכת ג. ונטורה, הוצאת בצלאל ורסלינג (בקרוב).