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Israelite & Persian Periods
Coin of Yehud
Jericho
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Altar
Rehov
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a god
Hazor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a god
Beth Shean
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a seated god
Tel Kinneret
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Vessel for offering wine, oil, or milk
Tell el-Hammah
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Vessel for offering wine, oil, or milk
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model shrine
Rehov
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pedestal for the figure of a deity
Taanach
Iron Age I, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand decorated with two fertility goddesses
Megiddo
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand decorated with a fertility goddess and other figures
Beit Shean
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand decorated with snakes and birds
Beth Shean
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Large storage jar
Shiloh
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Hazor
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Krater
Dothan
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bull statuette
Samaria region
Iron Age I, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl decorated with animal figures
Tell el-Hammah
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Large cooking pot
Jokneam
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cooking jug
Izbet Sartah
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Ai
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Philistine dedicatory inscription
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Baboon figurine
Ekron
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figure of female mourner from a bowl used in funerary banquets
Tel Eton
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figure of female mourner from a bowl used in funerary banquets
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Ashdod
Iron Age I, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Knife used for animal sacrifice
Ekron
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Chalice
Tell el-Farah (south)
Iron Age II, 10th–9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figure of female mourner from bowls used in funerary banquets
Tel Eton
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Ashdod
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Phallus-shaped vessel, for ritual use
Tel Zafit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Phallus-shaped vessel, for ritual use
Tel Zafit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cup in the shape of a lioness, for ritual use
Tel Zafit
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cup in the shape of a lioness, for ritual use
Nahal Pattish
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sacred architecture: model shrine
Yavneh
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Beer jug decorated with birds, fish, and floral and geometric motifs
Tel Eton
Iron Age I, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drinking bowl decorated with an octopus
Ashkelon
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Jug
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drinking bowl
Ekron
Iron Age I, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Wine bottle
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Stirrup jug
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drinking bowl
Ekron
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl for mixing wine
Tel Zippor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Beer jug
Ashdod
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bottle in the shape of a horn
Beit Shemesh
Iron Age I, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drinking bowl
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drinking bowl
Ekron
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bottle
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Plate
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Krater for mixing wine
Azor
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Royal capital
Ramat Rahel
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Royal capital
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 9th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Royal capital
Ramat Rahel
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model shrine
Trans-Jordan
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model shrine
Trans-Jordan
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Elaborate column
Dan
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Balustrade
Ramat Rahel
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
“House of David“ inscribed on a victory stele
Dan
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Royal fortress gate
Hazor
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Inscribed bowl with the word “Arad” incised backwards eight times
Arad
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
List of names (ostracon)
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Letter (ostracon)
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Letter (ostracon)
Arad
Iron Age II, early 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Inscription detailing grain measures (ostracon)
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Inscription detailing quantities of grain (ostracon)
Arad
Iron Age II, early 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Hebrew seal:
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
“Receipts” juglet
Lachish
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Fragment of seal impression from legal archive
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive:
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression from legal archive
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Stamp seal:
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal:
Megiddo
Iron Age II, first half of the 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Hebrew stamp:
Mizpah
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal Impression:
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression:
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal impression:
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, late 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Epitaph of King Uzziah of Judah
Jerusalem
1st century BCE – 1st century CE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scepter head, possibly belonging to a king
Qiryat Shemona
Iron Age II, 10th–9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scepter head, possibly belonging to a king
Dan
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Uraeus
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: enthroned figure
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Lotus chain
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Lotus chain
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Lotus chain
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sacred tree
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sacred tree
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sacred tree
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: stud
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: stud
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: stud
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letter Waw, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letter Aleph, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: floral knob
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sacred tree
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sacred tree
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sacred tree
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the god Re and Horus the child
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the godesses Isis and Nephthys
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: palmettes
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: lion
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: lion
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: striding sphinx
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: woman at the window
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: robed figure (the god Osiris?)
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: striding sphinx
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: palmette
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Horus the child
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the god Hah
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: lion and bull in combat
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: crouching lion
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: lotus chain
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: floral knob
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: floral knob
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: floral knob
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: human figure
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: human figure
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: fish
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sphinx fragment
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Horus the child
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sphinx fragment
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: Lotus chain
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: border
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: palmettes
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: palmette
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sphinx fragment
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letter Zayin, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letter Resh, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: sun and moon
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letter Nun, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letter Beth, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: the letters Aleph and Taw, used for marking joints
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: lion and griffin in combat
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Furniture inlay: crouching lion
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Gold foil used in furniture inlay
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Glass paste (pâte de verre) used in furniture inlay
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Glass paste (pâte de verre) used in furniture inlay
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Glass paste (pâte de verre) used in furniture inlay
Samaria
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Holy of Holies from the sanctuary at Arad
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Hebrew letter
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Incense altar
Megiddo
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Offering bowl, possibly inscribed with the Hebrew abbreviation for “sacred”
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Offering bowl, possibly inscribed with the Hebrew abbreviation for “sacred”
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Incense shovel
Dan
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Incense shovel
Dan
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
The oldest known poor box, inscribed with the Hebrew word for “your brother”
Beit Shemesh
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Megiddo
Iron Age, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
A musical ensemble on a ritual stand
Ashdod
Iron Age I, late 11th – early 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Double-flute player
Tel Malhata
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Harpist
Ashdod
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Double-flute player
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drummer
Tel Ira
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drummer
Horvat Nessiba
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Dancer
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drummer
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drummer
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drummer
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drummer
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Rattle
Hazor
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Flute
En Gedi
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Flute
Yotvata
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Conch trumpet
Hazor
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Beer jug decorated with an animal procession led by a harpist
Megiddo
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Percussion instrument
Ekron
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Head of a goddess
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Megiddo
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Incense altar
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Tel Amal
Iron Age I, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Incense burner
En Gev
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Horse and rider
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Horse figurine
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model chair
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model bed
Beersheba
Iron Age II, late 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Beer Sheva
Iron Age II, late 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Tel Erani
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Judah
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Judah
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female figurine
Judah
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pomegranate bowl
Tel Halif
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pomegranate shaped vessel
Ashdod
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pomegranate-shaped vessel
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scepter surmounted by pomegranate
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scepter surmounted by pomegranate
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scepter surmounted by pomegranate
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Footed vessel
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Part of wine set: drinking bowl
Azor
Iron Age II, 9th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Decanter
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Drinking bowl
Aphek
Iron Age I, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Dining and serving vessel: bowl
Dan
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Mortar and pestle
Hazor
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cooking pot
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cooking pot
Tel Hadar
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Baking tray
Jokneam
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Baking tray
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cooking pot
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a woman baking
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Strainer juglet
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Jar with a hollow holder for a dipper juglet
Tel Ira
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Juglet
En Gedi
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Part of wine set: juglet
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 9th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Part of wine set: strainer
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 9th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Beer jug
Provenance unknown
Iron Age II, 10th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Strainer
Tell Qasile
Iron Age I, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Wine press
Ashdod
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Jug
Shiloh
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Strainer
Shiloh
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spinning bowl
Tell Keisan
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spindle whorl
Beth Shean
Iron Age II, 10th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spindle whorl
Ramat Rahel
Iron Age II, 10th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spindle
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Needle
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Needle
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 10th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Implement used in weaving
Tell Qasile
Iron Age II, 10th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Implement used in weaving and sewing
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Implement used in weaving and sewing
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pull toy in the shape of a bear
Beit Shemesh
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pull toy in the shape of an otter
Beit Shemesh
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Gaming die
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Gaming die
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Game board or calendar
Aroer
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Game board (senet and tau)
Hazor
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Gaming piece
Ashdod
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Strainer
Tel Zafit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
The Gezer Calendar (replica)
Gezer
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pickax
Har Adir
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Trident
Tell el-Hammah
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Hoe
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Nose ring for a bull
Horvat Rosh Zayit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Shears
Nahal Tut
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Double plowshare
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Saw
Horvat Rosh Zayit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Hammer
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cow goad
Horvat Rosh Zayit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Axe
Achzib
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Horse and rider
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spearhead
Tel Zeror
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spearhead
Tel Kinneret
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spearhead
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Linchpin
Ashkelon
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Belt
Iron Age I, 12th–11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Belt
Tel Eton
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sword
Tell el-Farah (south)
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ceremonial sword
Vered Jericho
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Reconstructed scale (pans are original)
Israel
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Eight gerah weight
Lachish
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
One shekel weight
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Two shekel weight
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Four shekel weight
Mezad Hashavyahu
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Forty shekel weight
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Four-hundred shekel weight
Tell Beit Mirsim
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pym weight
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Nezef weight
Mefalsim
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Weight
Beth Shean
Iron Age I, 12th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Lion-shaped weight
Arad
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Vessel containing hoard of silver ingots
En Gedi
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Silver hoard
Tel Dor
Iron Age I, late 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Mirror
Azor
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a bathing woman
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ointment container
Hazor
Iron Age II, 10th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cosmetic palette
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cosmetic palette
Israel
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cosmetic palette
Megiddo
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Decorated tridacna (clam) shell
Arad
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ointment container with lid
Tell el-Hammah
Iron Age II, 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cosmetic spoon
Hazor
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Carved handle
Hazor
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Comb
Ekron
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ibex-shaped stopper
Lachish
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Jewelry box
Achzib
Iron Age II
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Necklace
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Necklace
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Necklace
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earrings
Tel Ira
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Tell el-Farah (south)
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring
Tell el-Farah (south)
Iron Age II, 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of pregnant woman
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cosmetic spoon
Tel Kinneret
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cosmetic spoon
En Gev
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Flask with spoon
Megiddo
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earplug
Ekron
Iron Age I, late 11th – early 10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Necklace of Hathor pendants
Ekron
Iron Age I, 11th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cultic stele
Bethsaida
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Royal Moabite inscription
Moab
Iron Age II, mid-8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal
Horvat Rosh Zayit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Female mask
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Male mask
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Human mask
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bull mask
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Tel Dor
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 10th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Tel Dor
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Megiddo
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II
Israelite & Persian Periods
Seal depicting the Phoenician goddess Tanit
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Atlit
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Atlit
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Atlit
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pendant
Atlit
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Atlit
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Atlit
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet
Atlit
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scarab on pendant
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of woman bringing offering
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of woman bringing offering
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model shrine
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a potter
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Donkey figurine
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model of a boat
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model of a boat
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Baboon figurine
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cat-figurine
Beth Gan
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bear figurine
Achzib
Persian period, 5th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Fine pottery jug
Achzib
Iron Age II, 8th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Fine pottery juglet
Horvat Rosh Zayit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Fine pottery juglet
Azor
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Fine pottery pilgrim flask
Achzib
Iron Age I–II, 11th–10th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Head of an Ammonite deity
Ammon
Iron Age II, late 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Goat figurine
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Tree of Life
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Goat figurine
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Worshiper
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Worshiper
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Model of a dagger
Horvat Qitmit
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
City of David, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
The Siloam inscription (replica)
Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Lidded storage jar with a stamp on the handle, "Belonging to the king, Hebron"
Lachish
Iron Age II, late 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Lachish relief (replica)
Ninveh, Assyria
Iron Age II, early 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sennacherib recounts his triumphs
Ninveh, Assyria
691 BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Arrowhead
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Decorative buttons
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scales of armor
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Helmet crest
Lachish
Iron Age II, late 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Crescent-shaped standard
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Spearhead
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bell
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Sling stones
Lachish
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Chain with fork-shaped tool at end
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ritual stand
Tel Zafit
Iron Age II, 9th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet from silver hoard incised with a cultic scene depicting the goddess Ishtar
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Situla, used in religious ceremonies
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of Egyptian deity
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of the Egyptian goddess Sekhmet
Tel Sera
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl
Tel Jemeh
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bottle
Ramat Rahel
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl with bull's hoofs and duck heads
Tell el-Qitaf
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bottle
Megiddo
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cuneiform tablet
Tel Hadid
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Cuneiform tablet
Tel Hadid
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amulet in the shape of the demon Pazuzu
Beth Shean
Iron Age II, 8th–7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Assyrian cylinder seal inscribed in cuneiform script
Samaria
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Miniature offering table
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of Egyptian deity
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of deity
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of Egyptian deity
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of Egyptian deity
Ashkelon
Iron Age II, late 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Silver hoard
Eshtamoa
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Silver hoard
Eshtamoa
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Silver hoard
Eshtamoa
Iron Age II, 9th–8th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pendant from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Scaraboid from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Signet ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bead from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Ring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earring from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Earrings from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pendant from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pendant from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Pendant from silver hoard
Ekron
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
“Priestly Benediction” on amulets
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Decanter
En Gedi
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Decanter
En Gedi
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Late 7th century – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: decanter
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: small bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: alabastron
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: alabastron
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: alabastron
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: alabastron
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: alabastron
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: cosmetic bowl
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: pilgrim flask
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: pilgrim flask
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: pilgrim flask
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: pilgrim flask
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: pilgrim flask
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: jug
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: jug
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Juglet
En Gedi
Iron Age II, 7th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gifts: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: juglet
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: oil lamp
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th – early 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: bottle
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Funerary gift: cup and saucer
Ketef Hinnom, Jerusalem
Iron Age II, late 7th–6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of an Apis bull, found in a shrine
Mizpe Hayammim
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a leaping lion cub, found in a shrine
Mizpe Hayammim
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Figurine of a recumbent ram, found in a shrine
Mizpe Hayammim
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Inscribed situla (ritual container) dedicated to the goddess Astarte, found in a shrine
Mizpe Hayammim
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
“Temple boy”
Tel Zippor
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Statuette of a Deity wearing a Phoenician-style hat
Makmish
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Boy
Tel Zippor
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Horse and rider figurine
Tel Erani
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Head of male figurine with crown
Tel Erani
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Jug depicting the Egyptian god Bes, a protective deity
Tell el-Hesi
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Bowl
Kibbutz Gat
Persian period, 6th–5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Amphoriskos (perfume bottle)
Beth Shean region
Persian period, 6th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Attic oil lamp filler
Bat Yam
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Attic lekythos (oil jar)
Bat Yam
Persian period, 5th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Attic wine cup (kylix)
Tell el-Hesi
Persian period, late 5th century
Israelite & Persian Periods
Attic drinking vessel (rhyton)
Sepphoris
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Israelite & Persian Periods
Double-kohl tube for eye-makeup
Israel
Persian period, 6th–4th century BCE