Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ardon Bar-Hama
Silver hoard
Tel Dor
Iron Age I, late 11th century BCE
Silver and pottery
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1997-3314, 1997-3315
The silver scraps were wrapped in cloth packets of 500 grams each and closed with seals guaranteeing their weight.

A Brief History of Humankind, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/05/2015 - 02/01/2016

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir