Misis Mosaic Museum, Adana

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Misis Mosaic Museum exhibits the works that were excavated from Misis Tumulus, most notable are the mosaics that were on the floor of a 4th-century temple in the ancient city of Misis. The museum is founded in 1959 in Yakapınar village on the far east end of Adana at the west bank of Ceyhan river.At the museum various periods can be viewed in chronological order and floor mosaics belonging to a Basilica located within the boundaries of the Misis Ancient City is exhibited in situ. It was discovered in 1956 and the mosaic covered area was revealed by Theodor Bosset and Ludwig Budde from the German Archaeology Team who were carrying out excavations at that time at the Misis Mound. At the very centre of the composition there is a chicken coop built in the shape of a table or a side table surrounded by 23 birds or fowls taken by Noah onto his ship and behind this group there are various wild and domestic animals. It is from the 4th century.Misis Mosaic Museum has been enriched with the transfer of works which were taken to the Adana Archeological Museum after the Misis Mound excavations and the mosaics which were previously kept there, and by bringing together the dispersed architectural elements found around the Misis.
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  • July 3, 2017
    Hatay is a way to eat and stop by r clamping Misis mosaic Museum I visit buttermilk you call in to say there's no place like a Museum in vain, look no further.
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  • November 19, 2016
    The Museum is small but pretty interesting, especially if you can see this for the first time. Animals, scenes depicting artisans and simply beautiful patterns-everything can be seen.
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  • August 15, 2016
    Adana Misis mosaic Museum, the historic Silk Road between Janesville, located 26 km to Adana. Among the artifacts on display at the Museum is located within the boundaries of the ancient city of Misis, a floor mosaic from the Basilica. in 1959, opened the West Ridge Misis mound. by the end of the 4th century mosaics of the Basilica type Temple belong to. In mosaics the Prophet Noah's deluge was portrayed animals receive during ship. Works in 1956 is a German archaeological excavations of the mound Misis Prof. Dr. h. Theodor Bossert with Dr. Ludwig Budde by uncovered. Every day except Monday 08.30-12.30/13.30-17.00 hours open to the public.
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  • This is misplaced. This is the location of the Archaeological Museum , The location of Misis Mosaic Museum is the following: 36°57'27.77"N 35°37'10.25"E
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