2000-year-old Jewish settlement in Beer Sheva

Archaeologists have unearthed the remains of a Jewish settlement from the Second Temple period at the north entrance to Beer Sheva. They found part of an oil lamp decorated with a nine-branch menorah, vessels used by Jews for ritual purity and tunnels to evade the Romans.


This entry was posted in The Jewish State. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *