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Assuming infant is required, and jar is required, and burial is required, the following results were found.

  • ABR's 2009 Excavation at Khirbet el-Maqatir: The Infant Jar Burial

    Infant jar burials beneath the floors of domestic houses are a relatively common find at archaeological sites in Israel. They are mostly from the Middle Bronze period, less common in Late Bronze I and unknown in Late Bronze II. The infant jar burial...
  • Infant Jar Burial
  • Excavations at Khirbet el-Maqatir: 1995 to 2000 and 2009 to 2011

    for Biblical Research 2009. A number of poorly-preserved walls were found immediately inside the gate. In 2009 an infant jar burial was discovered in the northeast corner of Square O18, adjacent to one of these walls. The burial jar was 37 cm (15 in)...
  • Outstanding Finds Made at Khirbet el-Maqatir: May 28-June 8, 2012

    of Past Work and Report on the 2009 Season. ABR Electronic Newsletter 9.7. 2010 ABR’s 2009 Excavation at Khirbet el-Maqatir: The Infant Jar Burial. ABR Electronic Newsletter 10.2. 2011 Digging up Joshua’s Ai: The 2009–2010 Seasons at Kh. el-Maqatir. Bible and Spade 224:...
  • The ABR Excavation at Khirbet el-Maqatir: Review of Past Work and Report on the 2009 Season

    ft wide at the base and preserved to a height of 4 ft. (Drawing by Oral Collins) Building Complex inside the Gate An infant jar burial was discovered between two walls in the northeast corner of the excavation square. Bones found in the vicinity proved...
  • A Preview of the Spring 2012 Issue of Bible and Spade

    during the 2012 Excavation Season . In another article, Dr. Bryant Wood explains the nature and significance of an infant jar burial discovered at the site in 2009. Dr. Scott Stripling summarizes and catalogues coin discoveries at the Khirbet el-Maqatir...
  • Israel in Egypt

    The main route between Canaan and Egypt was along the northern coast of Sinai. A number of Biblical figures no doubt traveled this road. Known to the Egyptians as 'the Way of Horus,' and in the Bible as 'the road through the Philistine country' (Ex...

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