Archaeological excavation exposing potsherds (fragments of pottery) at the national park Caesarea Maritima, Israel - Ancient Caesarea Maritima (or Caesarea Palestinae) city and harbor were built by Herod the Great about 25-13 BCE.  Caesarea Maritima was named in honor of Augustus Caesar.
Archaeological excavation exposing potsherds (fragments of pottery) at the national park Caesarea Maritima, Israel - Ancient Caesarea Maritima (or Caesarea Palestinae) city and harbor were built by Herod the Great about 25-13 BCE. Caesarea Maritima was named in honor of Augustus Caesar.