Ancient Temple Built by the Descendent of A Vast Biblical Kingdom Discovered by Israeli Military Drones
BY ON 11/30/17 AT 7:32 AM
Experts working at the Horvat ‘Amuda site have said the drone images allowed them to pinpoint their dig.
Drones flying over a military training area in Israel have revealed the location of an ancient temple built by the biblical Idumean people some 2,200 years ago.
Subsequent excavations of the structure, spotted in military aerial photographs, uncovered a number of cultic jars and vessels and a rare hellenistic altar for the burning of incense decorated with the image of a bull.
Experts working at the Horvat ‘Amuda site have ...