Monday, December 31, 2012

Tel Motza

Figurines of a person (Photo: Clara Amit, courtesy Israel Antiquities Authority)
On Boxing Day the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced the discovery of  a temple complex at Tel Motza just west of Jerusalem. The site dates to the first temple period prior to purges of Hezekiah and Josiah. The full press release can be read here.

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