The Umm al-Surab and Samah Building Archaeology project - Conference Paper (مشروع كنائس أم السرب وسما)

This conference paper presents the general aims and first results of the Umm al-Surab and Samah Building Archaeology project, based at the University of Siena. The project uses Zscan and Zmap softwares to produce orthophotos of the Byzantine churches in Umm al-Surab and Samah, in the Southern Hawran area, for both documentation and conservation purposes.

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Author Elena Casalini
Maintainer Università di Siena, Banchi di Sotto, 55, 53100 Siena SI, Italy
Last Updated July 7, 2020, 11:11 (BST)
Created June 30, 2020, 10:23 (BST)
Project principal and co-investigators

Elena Casalini

Project status Completed
Citation information

Casalini E. (2014), The Umm al-Surab and Samah Churches Project. Recording the past in forgotten churches of Southern Hawran, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies 2013 (CHNT 18, 2013), Vienna: Museen der Stadt Wien – Stadtarchäologie.

Time Periods Byzantine
Data type Images Plan or Sketch, Images Photograph, Text report