Category Archives: Archeology

Seals from Judean Kingdom period shed light on life in ancient Jerusalem

Jpost Israel News By Daniel K. Eisenbud / September 4, 2017 A complete seal bearing the name “Achiav Ben Menachem.”. (photo credit:ISRAELI ANTIQUITIES AUTHORITY/ CLARA AMIT) A rare collection of ancient seals inscribed with the names of officials dating to … Continue reading

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Justices to Hear Dispute Over Seizing Iran Artifacts

Article By The Associated Press • 27 June 2017 Justices to Hear Dispute Over Seizing Iran Artifacts WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will hear an appeal from survivors of a 1997 terrorist attack who want to seize museum pieces in … Continue reading

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Modi’in family helps stop antiquities theft while on hike

Jpost Israel News By Daniel K. Eisenbud February 20, 2017 While out for an afternoon hike on February 11, a family from Modi’in spotted a suspicious man walking around a nearby archeological site from the Hellenistic and Roman periods with … Continue reading

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Israeli Archeologists to Start Digging at ‘Ark of the Covenant’ Site

Diggers will begin their first ever excavation at Kiryat Yearim. watch video Kiryat Yearim The site where the Ark of the Covenant was known to have been stored in Israel for two decades is about to be excavated for the … Continue reading

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Hebrew University archaeologists find 12th Dead Sea Scrolls cave

Jpost – Israel News By Daniel K. Eisenbud February 8, 2017   Archaeologists Oren Gutfeld and Ahiad Ovadia survey the cave. (photo credit:COURTESY OF CASEY L. OLSON AND OREN GUTFELD) After years of fruitless searches for further Dead Sea Scrolls … Continue reading

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Trumpeting Place inscription

By Wikipedia Trumpeting Place inscription The Trumpeting Place inscription in its current location Material Basalt Size L: 84 cm: H: 31 cm; W 26 cm Writing Square Hebrew alphabet Created 1st century CE[1] Discovered 1968 Present location Israel Museum Identification … Continue reading

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Allah is a Zionist

By Sheik Abdul Hadi Palazzi March 18, 2010 Tablet Magazine Over the past 15 years, the political conflict between Israeli Jews and Palestinian Arabs has been reframed as a religious war in which leaders from Yasser Arafat to Hassan Nasrallah … Continue reading

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