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  Iyar 27, 5767 , 15/05/07

Artifacts Found From Times of Kings David and Solomon

A number of signets from the period of King David and King Solomon were revealed by archaeologists Monday.

The artifacts had been found in archaeological excavations going on in Ir David, the City of David, below Jerusalem’s Old City to the east. The specific artifacts on display were found at the Beit Maayan (wellhouse) dig, overseen by Haifa University Professor Ronny Reich.

The finds were displayed at a conference marking 40 years since the liberation and reunification of Jerusalem.
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