Kefar Truman; Khirbet er-Ras - Monastery

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Source of knowledge
Epigraphy
Archaeological remains
Surveyed site
Surveyors: 
NameDate
Conder and Kitchener
1871-1877
Iserlin
1958
Excavated site
Excavators: 
NameDate
Sussman
1958 (not published)
State of certainty: 
Archaeologicaly definitive
Architectural evolution
General outline: 
The church may have preceded the monastery, although this is not certain. Rooms and halls were constructed around the church which had been renovated in the mid fifth century.
Dating material: 

Epigraphy.

Phase date
Century: 
5th c.
Within century: 
Second half
General outline: 
The monastery continued in use in the Early Islamic period.
Dating material: 

Coins and pottery.

Phase date
Century: 
10th c.
Iconoclastic evidence
Iconoclastic evidence: 
No
Post Arab conquest history: 
Modified