New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region VI

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Volume V, 2012

Editors: David Amit, Guy D. Stiebel, Orit Peleg-Barkat and Doron Ben-Ami

CONTENTS

7 Editorial Introduction (Hebrew)
David Amit, Guy D. Stiebel, Orit Peleg-Barkat and Doron Ben-Ami
9 Excavations in Jerusalem and its Region, 2011−2012 (Hebrew)
Doron Ben-Ami
25 Preservation and Development Works Conducted during 2012 in the City of David, the Ophel and along the Tyropoeon Valley (Hebrew)
Shahar Puni

JERUSALEM AND THE JUDAEAN FOOTHILLS: THE EARLY PERIOD

35 A Settlement and a Cemetery from the Intermediate Bronze Age in Ramat Bet Shemesh (Hebrew)
Yitzhak Paz
7* A Settlement from the Intermediate Bronze Age – Middle Bronze II in Newe Shalom
Dan Benjamin Storchan
50 Cult in Khirbet Qeiyafa from the Iron Age IIa – Cult Rooms and Shrine Models (Hebrew)
Yosef Garfinkel and Saar Ganor
66 Remarks on the Archaeology of Jerusalem in the Persian Period (Hebrew)
Hillel Geva

NEW STUDIES IN EPIGRAPHY AND GLYPTICS

83 Assur in Jerusalem – New Glyptic Evidence of the Assyrian Influence on Jerusalem (Hebrew)
Ariel Winderbaum
105 The Seal Found near the Western Wall – A Suggestion for Its Meaning and Use (Hebrew)
Shlomo Naeh
110 A Graffito Bearing the Name of Trajan in a Cave at Kh. ʾArâk Hâla North of Bet Guvrin (Hebrew)
Boaz Zissu, Boaz Langford, Avner Ecker and Esther Eshel

JERUSALEM AFTER THE ISLAMIC CONQUEST: NEW DISCOVERIES

125 Manufacture of Bone Items from the Early Islamic Period in Givati Parking Lot Excavations (Hebrew)
Ariel Shatil
136 New Discoveries in the Via Dolorosa – Excavations and a Survey in the Austrian Hospice and at the Vicinity of the “Ecce Homo” Arch (Hebrew)
Shua Kisilevitz and Roie Greenwald
149 The Market Street of Crusader Jerusalem in Light of a Recent Archaeological Excavation (Hebrew)
Yechiel Zelinger and Michael Ehrlich
161 Antique Maps of Jerusalem as Sources for its History: Methodological Lessons (Hebrew)
Rehav (Buni) Rubin

NEW FINDS AT HERODIUM

181 New Findings at Herodium by the Ehud Netzer’s Expedition (Hebrew)
Yakov Kalman, Rachel Chachy, Oren Gutfeld and Roi Porat
194 Herod’s Workers: The Graffiti Evidence from the Area of the Theaterat Herodium – The Greek and Latin Inscriptions (Hebrew)
Avner Ecker
199 Herod’s Workers: The Graffiti Evidence from the Area of the Theater at Herodium – The Aramaic Inscription (Hebrew)
Esther Eshel