Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Amalyah Oren
Elaborate column
Dan
Iron Age II, 8th century BCE
Basalt
H: 125; Diam: 40 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 2009-913
 
 
This column, with its fine capital, was probably one of a pair that stood at the entrance to a temple at Dan.


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir