Antiquities Battle Pits Old City Merchants Against Inspectors

The stock of legal antiquities in Israel has not been depleted, despite 35 years of brisk sales; the Israel Antiquities Authority thinks it knows why.

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At the entrance to The Palace antiquity store in the Old City of Jerusalem, is a display window with 2,000-year-old ancient glass vessels. Or at least they look ancient. A foreign tourist entering the store...