Rare Jewel Found on Mt. Zion Reveals Babylonian Destruction of Jerusalem

First Temple-era Jerusalem was bigger than thought, archaeologists say, adding: ‘Nobody abandons golden jewelry and nobody has arrowheads in their domestic refuse’

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A unique fragment of finely worked gold and silver seemingly torn from a larger artifact, found on Jerusalem s Mount Zion, bears silent testimony to the violence 2,605 years ago when Babylonian forces quashed...