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According to legend, purple dye was invented in Tyre.
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The Triumphal Arch and palm trees at the Al Bass site in Tyre, Lebanon.
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The city of Tyre was particularly known for the production of a rare and extraordinarily expensive sort of purple dye, produced from the Murex shellfish, ...
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Archeological ruins of Tyre, Lebanon
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Al Bass Tyre Necropolis - An ancient site in the city of Tyre, Lebanon.
Lebanon's southernmost city, Tyre is one of those hidden gems that makes Lebanon a spectacular place to travel to. Though historically Tyre was one of ...
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The Al-Mina archaeological site in Tyre, Lebanon.
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Cheerful streets of Tyre, South Lebanon.
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The Phoenicians made an indigo dye, or royal blue or hyacinth purple, from species
Tyre, Lebanon The legendary birthplace of Europa and Elissa it amassed great wealth and power from the export of purple dye. In the first century AD, ...
Ruins of Al Mina Excavation Area (The Old City), Tyre, Lebanon
Sunset in the city of Tyre, one of the oldest, most beautiful ports in the... (Tyre, Lebanon)
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Mainland and Artificial Isthmus of Tyre, Lebanon
The port city of Tyre (Today's Sour in South Lebanon) was the ancient capital of Phoenicia and was best known for the production of purple dye extracted ...
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Roman Triumphal Arch - Tyre, Lebanon
Hiram's Tomb near Tyre, Lebanon
Phoenician Necropolis of Adloun in Tyre, Lebanon, vintage engraved illustration. Le Tour du
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Artificial Isthmus of Tyre, Lebanon
Three thousand years ago the Phoenicians controlled trade in purple dyed silks. The gland of the sea-snail Murex trunculus secretes a yellow fluid that, ...
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In the souks of Tripoli, copper and soap are still being made by hand by local artisans and craftsmen, who continue the trades of their ancestors.
According to David Jacoby, “twelve thousand snails of Murex brandaris yield no more than 1.4 g of pure dye, enough to colour only the trim of a single ...
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The modern south part of Tyre
Tyre, Lebanon, Roman city, archaeological site
The production of Murex purple ended with the sack of Constantinople in 1204. David Jacoby stated that the emperors and rulers could not finance the ...
She grew wealthy from her far-reaching colonies and her industries of purple -dyed textiles.
City Gate of Tyre, in Lebanon, vintage engraved illustration. Le Tour du Monde
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At Casa Cruz, in Teotitlán del Valle, indigo is ground by hand (centre
Tyre, Lebanon: Late 19th Century Illustration of the Ruins of the Old Sea Wall
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Dye Murex, Trunculariopsis (Murex) trunculus can be frequently seen on the muddy-rocky and/or algae covered intertidal-sub-tidal zones of the Mediterranean ...
Carved Rocks of Hanaoueh near Tyre, Lebanon, vintage engraved illustration. Le Tour du
Babylonian Assault on Tyre, Lebanon
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Silk has a long history in Lebanon, dating back to the Byzantine Empire when the secrets of silk production were brought to Lebanon by local merchants.
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Tyre, Lebanon, old city, alleys
The Phoenicians established also a production facilities outside their traditional Lebanese shores, such as the one at Iles Purpuraires at Mogador, ...
Rectangular theatre at Al Mina excavation site
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Tyre is a city in the South Governorate of Lebanon. Tyre is an ancient Phoenician city and the legendary birthplace of Europa.
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