IAA defends refusal to restore vandalized antique ceramic tiles at King David’s Tomb

05.08.2013                      29.Aw.5773                      Jom Kippur Katan

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IAA defends refusal to restore vandalized antique ceramic tiles at King David’s Tomb

Tiles were first shattered by haredi man in 2012, and then destroyed further by vandals two weeks later.

The Israel Antiquities Authority on Sunday defended its decision not to replace vandalized Ottomanera ceramic tiles on the walls of King David’s Tomb next to the Old City’s Zion Gate in Jerusalem….