The oil lamp kiln found in Shikhin. Steven Meigs

Unique Kiln Used by Judean Potter Fleeing the Romans Found in Israel

Discovery of Judean-style lamp molds in remote Galilee village suggests a Judean lampmaker fled the Romans and started a new life, bringing his signature style with him

A workshop for making oil lamps dating to the first and second century C.E. has been found in the ancient village of Shikhin, in the Lower Galilee – which appears to have been operated by a Judean rebel who...

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