Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Unique biblical discovery at City of David excavation site

18 Aug 2008

Head archeologist Dr. Eilat Mazar: "It is not very often that such a discovery happens in which real figures of the past shake off the dust of history and so vividly revive the stories of the Bible."

2,600 year old clay seal impression bearing the name Gedaliah ben Pashur (Photo: Gabi Laron, Institute of Archeology, Hebrew University. Courtesy of Dr. Eilat Mazar)

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