New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region III

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Volume III, 2009

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

CONTENTS

6 Editorial Introduction (Hebrew)
David Amit, Guy D. Stiebel, Orit Peleg-Barkat 
8 Archaeology and Conservation in Jerusalem Region – 2008-2009 (Hebrew)
 Jon Seligman

AT THE FOOT OF THE TEMPLE MOUNT

19 The Relations Between the Eastern Cardo of Jerusalem and the 10th Roman Legion, in Light of the Western Wall Plaza Excavations (Hebrew)
Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah
28 A Peristyle Building from the Roman Period in the City of David (Hebrew)
Doron Ben Ami and Yana Tchekhanovets
37 Johns’ Excavation of the Paved Road up the Tyropeon Valley in Jerusalem (Hebrew) 
Ronny Reich and Eli Shukron

THE TOMB OF DAVID ON MOUNT ZION

49 “The Place Where the Lord’s Ark of the Covenant Used to be Until the House was Built”: A History of Local Tradotion (Hebrew)
Elchanan Reiner
57 The Conservation and restoration Project of the Tomb of David’s Compound: Processes, Planning and finds (Hebrew)
Shahar Puni
67 In the Outskirts of the Magical Forest- The Painted Tiles of King David’s Tomb (Hebrew)
Nirit Shalev-Khalifa
74 The Tomb of David: 1948-1967 (Hebrew)
Doron Bar

RECENT EXCAVATIONS AND IN THE JERUSALEM

81 Settlements from the Intermediate and Middle Bronze Ages at Ras El-Amud (Hebrew)
Ron Be’eri and Irina Zilbebod
94 Water Supply to the Upper City Of Jerusalem During the First And Second Temple Periods in Light of the Mamilla Excavations (Hebrew)
David Amit

STUDIES AND DISCOVERIES

111         The Khirbet Qeiyafa Ostracon (Hebrew)                                                                                         Hagai Misgav, Yosef Garfinkel and Saar Ganor
124         The Khirbet Qeiyafa Inscription- Respond A (Hebrew)                                                                   Hagai Misgav, Yosef Garfinkel and Saar Ganor          
126         The Enigmatic Inscription from Khirbet Qeiyafa- Respond B (Hebrew)                                        Aaron Demsky
130         The Khirbet Qeiyafa Inscription- Respond C (Hebrew)                                                                  Shmuel Ah’ituv
133         Rural Monasticism at the Foothills of Southern Samaria and Judaea in the Byzantine Period (Hebrew)                                                                                                                                                                                                Itamar Taxel
140         The Church at Khûrbat Deiry (Nes Harim) and its Surrounding (Hebrew)                                       Daniel Ein-Mor
5*            The Northwestern Corner of Jerusalem’s Old City Wall Medieval Archaeology                                                 and  Modern History                                                                                                                                Gerald Finkielsztejn, Annette Nagar, Ya’akov Billig 
10*          Monasteries in Jerusalem Area in Light of the Literary Sources                                                      Lea Di Segni