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Evidence of the Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem found in Mount Zion excavation

August 11, 2019 - General

Researchers digging at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte’s ongoing archaeological excavation on Mount Zion in Jerusalem have announced a second significant discovery from the 2019 season – clear evidence of the Babylonian conquest of the city from 587/586 BCE.

One of the Scythian type arrowheads found in the destruction layer from 587/586 BCE
[Credit: Mt Zion Archaeological Expedition/Virginia Withers]The discovery is of…

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