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City of David
2,200-year-old earring found in Jerusalem excavation sheds light on Hellenistic period in Judea
The rare artifact depicts the finely crafted head of a horned animal and delicate filigree work, and is believed to date back to the second or third century BCE.
Rare coin minted 1,900 years ago discovered in Jerusalem
Yori Yalon and Staff
The artifact dates back to 69 C.E., the fourth year of the Jewish revolt against Rome • Coin, found in the sewage system running beneath ancient Jerusalem, carries the inscription “For the Redemption of Zion” and a depiction of a chalice.