14 iunie 2018

Unusual minuscule 1,000-year-old Arabic clay amulet unearthed in City of David


Discovered in ongoing digs near Old City of Jerusalem, the amulet's two-line inscription praises Allah and reflects the devotion of 'Kareem' A rare clay Arabic amulet unearthed by archaeologists in the last days of Ramadan brings an unexpected 1,000-year-old blessing from Allah. Discovered last week in the City of David’s Givati Parking Lot excavations near the Old City of Jerusalem, the minuscule 1-centimeter Arabic-inscribed piece of clay bears an unusual two-line personal prayer that reads, [...]