Let the Stones Speak
September 19, 2022
The Ishmael Papyrus, a Silver Shekel and a Fully Stocked 3,300-Year-Old Tomb
Protecting antiquities from looters and illicit markets continues to be a problem in Israel. Yet in the past week, Israel has announced the repatriation of two key discoveries: a First Temple Period papyrus and a silver shekel from the fourth year of the Great Revolt.