Picture of the Month

March 2014

Foundation charter of the Palace of Darius I, in Old Persian This tablet inscribed in Old Persian is one of the first texts drawn up...
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January 2014

Grain Scoop This pottery grain scoop, dated back to the 8th century BC, was found during the excavation of the ancient town Lachish in Israel. ...
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August 2013

Gezer Calendar Gezer was a city in ancient Canaan, situated between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Gezer was conquered by Joshua (Joshua 10:33), and mentioned in...
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