New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region VIII

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Volume VIII, 2014

Editors: Guy D. Stiebel,  Orit Peleg-Barkat, Doron Ben-Ami and Yuval Gadot

CONTENTS

7 Editorial Introduction (Hebrew)
10 Excavations in Jerusalem and its Region, 2013−2014 (Hebrew)
Doron Ben-Ami

JERUSALEM OF LEAD, SILVER AND GOLD

37 IUDAEA RECEPTA (Hebrew)
Gil Gambash, Haim Gitler and Hannah M Cotton
50 Were Gold Coins Ever Minted In Jerusalem? The Surprise of the Giv’ati Parking Lot Hoard (Hebrew)
Gabriella Bijovsky
6* From Mar Saba to Bayit Ve-Gan in Jerusalem: A New Frankish Period Seal of St. Sabas
Robert Kool

IDENTITY AND TRANSITION

18* Esh’ol – A Proto-Historic Site in Transition: Preliminary Inter/Intra-Site
Amir Golani and Benjamin D. Storchan
61 Canaanites, “Shephelites” and those who will Become Judahites (Hebrew)
Zvi Lederman and Shlomo Bunimoviz
72 Between Aelia Capitolina and Hagia Hierosolyma: “A Matter of Faith” (Hebrew)
Yana Tchekhanovets
83 From Polis to Madina? On Identity and Urban Space in Jerusalem during the 7th- 11th Centuries CE (Hebrew)
Gideon Avni
96 Special Announcement: A New-Old Monumental Inscription from Jerusalem Honoring Hadrian (Hebrew)
Rina Avner, Roie Greenwald, Avner Ecker and Hannah M. Cotton

JERUSALEM AND THE JUDAEAN FOOTHILLS IN THE PERSIAN AND HELLENISTIC PERIODS

105 A Fort of the Fourth Century BCE in Horbat ‘Eres, West of Jerusalem (Hebrew)
Amihai Mazar and Ido Wachtel
1200 The Rural Settlement in the Judaean Foothills in the Persian and Early Hellenistic Periods, in light of the Excavations in Ramat Bet Shemesh (Hebrew)
Elena Kogan-Zehavi
134 Judah in the “Long Third Century”- An Archaeological Perspective (Hebrew)
Oded Lipschits, Nitsan Shalom, Noa Shatil and Yuval Gadot
153 Preliminary Report on the  Finding of another Copy of Decree of Seleucus IV at Maresha (Heliodorus/Olypiodorus Inscription) (Hebrew)
Avner Ecker, Dov Gera and Hannah M. Cotton

THE CITY AND THE MOUNTAIN – THE ENVIRONS OF THE TEMPLE MOUNT

161 Mound on the Mount- A Possible Solution to the Problem with Jerusalem, an Update (Hebrew)
Oded Lipschits, Israel finkelstein  and Ido Koch
176 Transportation of Sacrificial animals to the Herodian Temple Mount and the Gates Adjacent to its Southeastern Corner (Hebrew)
Ronny Reich and Yuval Baruch
1900 The Environs of the Temple Mount between its Destruction in 70 CE and Madaba Map: The Archaeological Evidence from Southeastern Jerusalem (Hebrew)
Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah
32*  When, Why and by Whom the Mughrabi Gate was Opened? Excavations at the Mughrabi Gate in the old City of Jerusalem (2007, 2012-2014)
Herve Barbe, Fanny Vitto and Roie Greenwald