Category Archives: Archaeology

Digital Reconstruction of the Menorah on the Arch of Titus

Dr. Steven Fine, who heads Yeshiva University’s Center for Israel Studies, is leading a project to digitally reconstruct the Arch of Titus in Rome, complete with the colors that were originally on the monument. The project is starting with the … Continue reading

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Another interesting find: ancient Roman treasure near Kiryat Gat

Israeli archaeologists find ancient Roman treasure Nir Hasson | June 5, 2012 | Ha’aretz A precious cache of gold from the second century CE was discovered in a development-led archeological excavation near Kiryat Gat. The cache contained 140 gold coins, … Continue reading

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