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This jar fragment from the time of Kings David and Solomon is the earliest alphabetical written text ever discovered in Jerusalem.

Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu

About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.

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  1. Tom Barnes says:

    This is assume! Ever time they find something, I hoping to see a Shield of Daveed or a coin with his name in Paleo Hebrew, when they found the Gold Bell from a High Priest's garment and it was round unlike what they have ready now for 3rd Temple High Priest. Keep the great stories coming and Thanks!

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