Renovations Reveal Historic Ceramic at Tel Aviv's Independence Hall

Ceramic relief found after being concealed behind a board for decades at the building where David Ben-Gurion declared the establishment of the State of Israel.

A ceramic relief by artist Chava Samuel was found recently during the renovation of Independence Hall on Rothschild Boulevard in Tel Aviv, the historic building where David Ben-Gurion declared the establishment of the State of Israel in May 1948. The relief had been concealed behind a board for decades.