The Israel Museum Studies in Archaeology

Volume 9 • 2018‒2019

An annual publication of The Samuel and Saidye Bronfman Archaeology Wing, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem This volume was made possible by The Montgomery Securities and Friends Endowment Fund of the Israel Museum

Editor: Shirly Ben-Dor Evian
Advisory board: Israel Finkelstein, Haim Goldfus, Tallay Ornan, Silvia Rozenberg, Rina Talgam
English editor: Evelyn Grossberg
Design adaptation: Debora Pollak
Original design concept: Masha Pozina
Printed by: Printiv Press. Zamir Bar-Lev Ltd., Jerusalem

All correspondence and papers for publication should be addressed to:
The Editor
Israel Museum Studies in Archaeology
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
P.O.B. 71117, Jerusalem 9171002
E-mail address: ISSN 1565-3617
© The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2019
All rights reserved

On the cover: Inscribed ivory pomegranate from the Israel Museum collection (88.80.129) and a pomegranate in blossom


Previous Volumes
Volume 8 - 2017

Volume 7 - 2015