Dr. Erez Ben-Yosef

Ancient Israeli copper mines belonged to the legendary King Solomon


Copper mines that scientists thought belonged to the Egyptians in the 13th century were actually originated three centuries later, during the reign of the legendary King Solomon. The finding was disclosed by Dr. Erez Ben-Yosef, from the Tel Aviv University’s Jacob M. Alkow Department of Archaeology and Near Eastern Cultures, who is coordinating an archaeological excavation at the … Read more