Evidence found of 2,000-year-old siege of Jerusalem

28.06.2013                      20.Tammus.5773

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Evidence found of 2,000-year-old siege of Jerusalem

Cistern found near Robinson's Arch contained an unprecedented discovery – three intact cooking pots and a small ceramic oil lamp.

The Antiquities Authority on Thursday unearthed for the first time a small 2,000-yearold cistern near the Western Wall that connects an archeological find with the famine that occurred during the Roman siege of Jerusalem during that era….