Jubb Yusuf (Well of Joseph)

Situated near Jubb Yusuf Caravanserai, it is believed and respected as the pit into which the Biblical figure Joseph was cast into by his brothers, later to be sold to a caravan of Midianites making its way toward Egypt

circa 1300 BCE

It consists of a dug-out pit with a diameter of one meter and depth of about four meters, roofed by a cupola supported by four pillars.

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