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Sign: Apollonia - The Keep

Apollonia National Park, Herzliya, Israel
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On the sign:
מגדל העוז
אתם נמצאים על שרידי מגדל העוז; מגדל מתומן הבנוי משמונה צלעות על גבי קמרון מדורג, שהתנשא לגובה 10 מ’ ושימש כמערכת הביצור הפנימית של המבצר.

[איור של המבצר]

The Keep
You are on the remains of the keep; an octagonal tower. consisting of eight rib walls built over a gradated incline. The keep, some 30 feet in height, served as an inner defense system for the fortress.

[Illustration of the fort]

[בשלט מופיעים האיורים הבאים]
תרשים של השולטים באפולוניה על ציר הזמן

[ובתחתית השלט]
חותם בליאן הראשון - הסניור של ארסור הצלבנית

[The following illustrations appear on the sign]
Diagram of the rulers of Apollonia on the timeline

[And at the bottom of the sign]
The John of Ibelin seal - the crusader Arsor’s senior
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