A rare Crusade-era lead seal used to secure a letter was uncovered in an ancient farmstead in Jerusalem.
See 12 Neolithic masks, eerie stone portraits that were carved out of limestone some 9,000 years ago by Stone Age people.
Showing large eyes and gaping mouths, 9,000-year-old limestone masks are the most ancient human portraits from Stone Age. Continue reading →
The 2,300-year-old rural village was found on the outskirts of Jerusalem.
Israel Antiquities Authority archaeologists excavate a 1,700-year-old tablet with an etched curse, in the City of David in Jerusalem.
The 1000-year old hospital was comprised of different wings and departments according to the nature of the illness and the condition of the patient -- similar to modern hospitals. Continue reading →
The impressive gateway to the Old City, has regained its magnificent crown, which was destroyed in the Six Day War.
A Roman sword, still in its leather-bound wooden scabbard, was unearthed in Jerusalem where it had apparently laid since its last battle nearly 2,000 years ago.