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Gezer calendar


The Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Israel Museum. Joel Kramer, SourceFlix.


Ossuary of High Priest Caiaphas and Pontius Pilate Inscription. Israel. Joel Kramer. SourceFlix.

The Gezer calendar is a small inscribed limestone tablet discovered in 1908 by Irish archaeologist R. A. Stewart Macalister in the ancient Canaanite city of Gezer, 20 miles west of Jerusalem. It is commonly dated to the 10th century BCE, although the excavation was unstratified and its identification during the excavations was not in a "secure archaeological context", presenting uncertainty around the dating.
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