New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region IV

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Volume IV, 2010

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

CONTENTS

5 Editorial Introduction (Hebrew)
David Amit, Guy D. Stiebel, Orit Peleg-Barkat and Doron Ben-Ami
10 Archaeology and Conservation in Jerusalem Region – 2009-2010 (Hebrew)
David Amit and Jon Seligman
22 The Involvement of the Israel Antiquities Authority in the Master Plan of Jerusalem’s Old City (Hebrew)
Ram Shoef

NEW STUDIES IN THE PREHISTORY OF THE JERUSALEM REGION

31 Prehistoric Artifacts from Emeq Rephaim (Area C) (Hebrew)
Omry Barzilai, Nuha Aga and Onn Crouvi
40 Marked in Stone” –
A Pre-Pottery Neolithic A Quarry Site at Kaizer Hill, Modi’in (Hebrew)
Leore Grosman and Naama Goren-Inbar
*7 Pre-Ghassulian and Ghassulian in Jerusalem and its Vicinity
Ianir Milevski, Anna Eirikh-Rose, Uzi A͑ d, Omry Barzilai, Zvi Greenhut and Ofer Marder
*24 Beqo’a – A New Proto-Historic Site in the Judean Foothils
Amir Golani

EXCAVATIONS AND STUDIES INTRAMURAL AND EXTRAMURAL

53 The Ceramic Assemblage from the Rock Cut Pool beside the Giḥon Spring (Hebrew)
Alon De Groot and Atalya Fadida
61 Ophel Excavations 2009-2010 (Hebrew)
Eilat Mazar
67 The Extent of Jerusalem during the Iran Age IIA (Hebrew)
Doron Ben-Ami and Yana Tchekhanovets
74 The “Burnt House” in Light of the Publication of the Final Report (Hebrew)
Hillel Geva
*32 New Excavations on Mount Zion in Jerusalem and an Inscribed Stone
Cup/Mug from the Second Temple Period
Shimon Gibson
*44 The Mount Zion Inscribed Stone Cup: Preliminary Observations
Stephen Pfann
84 Wilson’s Arch in Light of Recent Excavations and Past Studies (Hebrew)
Alexander Onn and Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah
101 New Discoveries Interior to the Jaffa Gate (Hebrew)
Ofer Sion and Shahar Puni
119 Excavations in the Crown Plaza Hotel (Binyanei Ha’uma) (Hebrew)
Danit Levi and Ron Beeri
130 Inscribed and Stamped Ring Stands from the Pottery Workshop
at Binyanei Ha’uma (Hebrew)
David Amit
141 A Crusader Wall Painting from the Abbey of the Virgin Mary
in the Valley of Jehoshaphat, Jerusalem (Hebrew)
Jon Seligman

EXCAVATIONS AND STUDIES IN THE JUDAEAN FOOT HILLS

161 By the Way – Khirbet Qeiyafa in the Classical and Late Periods (Hebrew)
Guy D. Stiebel
170 Horvat Beit Loya – A Jewish Village from the Late Second Temple Period in the Judaean Foothills (Hebrew)
Oren Gutfeld and Ya’akov Kalman
180 Horvat el-Kikh – A Jewish Settlement from the Second Temple Period at
Ramat Bet Shemesh (Hebrew)

Elena Kogan-Zehavi
186 De profundis – Georgian Anchorets in Horvat Burgin (Hebrew)
Yana Tchekhanovets