Jerusalem excavation finds ancient rebel cache

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by Jan van der Crabben
published on 10 August 2011
The excavation of an ancient drainage tunnel beneath Jerusalem has yielded a sword, oil lamps, pots and coins abandoned during a war here 2,000 years ago, archaeologists said Monday, suggesting the finds were debris from a pivotal episode in the city's history when rebels hid from Roman soldiers crushing a Jewish revolt. Read the full story on Yahoo News.
Posted by Jan van der Crabben on August 10, 2011, 07:38.


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