Barn Swallow (A)
Hirundo rustica rustica
This species of birds are common all across Israel and form part of the yearly migrations from southern to northern Israel. They travel in large flocks numbering millions from Eilat and the Arava desert to the Hula and Bet Shean Valleys in Autumn and Spring.Large groups of these birds can be seen across the skies from Magdala as they cross the Sea of Galilee making their way north or south.
Location in Mosaic:
Total Mosaic Pieces: 109 tesserae
Help us sponsor this beautiful mosaic section on our Magdala Mosaic Holy Land Map. Our project used over one and a half million pieces of hand cut mosaic stones sourced from all around the world. Each stone has its unique and distinct characteristics and makes up an important place in the Magdala Mosaic.
By sponsoring this section, all our donors will be honored in the digital donor’s wall which will be constructed in Magdala´s future visitor center.
Additionally in commemoration of your donation, each donor will receive a beautiful replica print of the sponsored section to connect you to your legacy in the Holy Land.
PLEASE NOTE: You will be taken to our donation processing page. Please select the correct amount or type in the amount you wish to donate. If you wish to sponsor more than one mosaic section please make your total donation in our donation processing page and we will process the number of mosaic sections donated in your name accordingly.
Example. if you donate $1000 USD we will know you donated 1 Mosaic section and will receive one canvas replica of your section. If you donated $5000 USD we will know you have donated 5 Mosaic sections of and will prepare 5 canvas replicas for you.
Each canvas will be printed in HD quality and display the entire mosaic and the location of your donated section. Please note the print may have natural variations and colors.
Canvas will be shipped 12-16 weeks after donation has been processed. We appreciate your patience and support.
RETURN & REFUND POLICY
We do not accept returns or refunds. Nonetheless if for some reason you feel that sponsoring a mosaic tile is not for your please feel free to reach our to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will discuss the best option to ensure you are satisfied.
Shipping of sponsored replica canvas will take place 12-16 weeks after donation of mosaic tile has been processed. Thereafter shipping times may be anywhere from 3-6 weeks to arrival to destination. Please note that packages will be shipped from Israel and hence if stopped at your country´s customs you may be required to pay a customs tax fee. This may vary from 5 -21% or more based on the value of the good (canvas).