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Magdala Stone, Known As Jewish-Christian ‘Crossroads,’ Gets Public Debut

The stone is believed to be one of the earliest artistic depictions of the Second Temple, according to the Magdala Center. It is believed the artist who made the stone likely saw the Second Temple. “The stone has the highest number of symbols of the Temple ever found together in one object,” Solana said. The long side of the stone depicts the side of a building with pillared archways, with a three-dimensional design to create the illusion that it appeared in the Temple. The back of the stone also depicts a pillared structure, with two wheels above a geometric shape, illustrating fire. “Presumably, the front and sides of the stone carvings represent the Second Temple in Jerusalem, and the back side depicting wheels and fire represents the Holy of Holies,” according to the Magdala Center. Among all its features, the stone’s menorah depiction has arguably produced the most intense excitement among archaeologists. Scholars and archaeologists contend it is the oldest carved image of the Second Temple’s seven-branched menorah ever found, and the first menorah image to be discovered in a Jewish religious context. (READ MORE)


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