Hellenistic period

The Hellenistic-era earring unearthed near Jerusalem's Old City on August 8, 2018
Over 2000 years later: Ancient gold earring discovered in City of David

The earring features a horned animal dating back to the early Hellenistic period.

Right: Hadas Goldberg Keidar holding the clay lamp she found. Left:  A close up of the 2,200 year ol
Mother and daughter discover clay lamp from Hellenistic period

Second century BCE relic dates to Judah Maccabee’s battles against ruler of Antiochus.

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