Israel Antiquities Authority
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a rare sarcophagus featuring a slender face and a scarab ring inscribed with the name of an Egyptian pharaoh, Israel’s Antiquities Authority said Wednesday. The mystery man whose […]
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities on Monday unveiled 11 ancient burial boxes dating to around the time of Jesus, recovered by police during a midnight raid on suspected antiquities dealers. The boxes include a pair […]
More than six decades since the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Israel and Google have partnered to put 5,000 images of the ancient biblical artifacts online. Read more and watch a video here.