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My cup runneth over

In the last post, I suggested that the word אגן (aggan) most likely described a chalice. But there is another word in the Bible, which obviously refers to a drinking vessel. It is the word כוס (kos), often translated as … Continue reading

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Unique sculpted animal head discovered at Khirbet Summeily

I haven’t been able to share this before, as it was kept under wraps previously. We found a cool animal head at Khirbet Summeily! It’s made out of clay and I think it represents a lion, but because it’s not … Continue reading

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Perfume juglet

We finally came upon floors at Khirbet Summeily and found a few interesting objects lying on them. Amongst them was this nearly complete juglet. We are not sure what it contained, but perfume might be a good guess, or some … Continue reading

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