A new museum confronts an old mystery at Masada

Via Ha'aretz: The exhibit at the end of the tour of the new museum at Masada consists of 11 tiny sherds bearing intriguing names.Hundreds of inscriptions on sherds were found at Masada, including some on earthenware jugs. Some are only a single letters, others contain names and numbers from the days of the rebellion and the Roman siege. The archaeologists,…

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