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1,500-year-old Byzantine wine-making complex discovered in Israel

An ancient wine-making complex, estimated to be about 1,500-year-old, the world’s largest of its time, was discovered in Israel, archaeologists say. Five presses were unearthed at the huge Byzantine-era winery at Yavne, south of Tel Aviv, which is estimated to have produced two million litres a year. After a sophisticated production process it was exported […]

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Excavators in Israel discover 1000-year-old chicken egg in the city of Yavne

Archaeologists in Israel have discovered a 1000-year-old chicken egg during their recent excavation operation in the city of Yavne. According to reports, the egg was discovered from a Byzantine-era industrial complex. The most fascinating part about this egg discovery is the fact that it was discovered surrounded by human faeces in an ancient cesspit. Sharing […]

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Two Israeli teenagers find hundreds of 1,100-year-old gold coins

Two Israeli teenagers on a summer break unearthed hundreds of gold coins that date from 1,100 years ago. The hoard, buried in a clay jar, was discovered at an archaeological dig in Yavne in central Israel, said the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) on Monday. Robert Kool, a coin expert with the IAA, said the coins […]