Earliest known depiction of Second Temple lamp uncovered

by Eli Ashkenazi (Haaretz 11/09/2009) An artist who visited the Second Temple returned to his Galilee home some 2,000 years ago amazed by what he’d seen.In a synagogue on Lake Kinneret’s shores, he carved the candelabra he’d seen into a rock.The stone and other discoveries were recently uncovered by an Israel Antiquities Authority dig near […]