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  8/27/2013, Elul 21, 5773

Jewish Artifacts from 2nd Temple Discovered in Galilee


A joint delegation from Japan and Israel unveiled findings from the Second Temple era. The archeological discoveries were located at Tel Rechesh near the Nahal Tavor Nature Reserve in the lower Galilee region. Evidence of Jewish farmers were discovered, as well as oil lamps and Hebrew coins from ancient Tiveria (Tiberias).