Tel Batash-Timnah

Our collections include significant results of the archaeological excavations from Tel Batash-Timnah, located roughly 15 miles east of modern day Ashdod in Israel.    

It brings to life the study of a Biblical town in the Late Bronze Age. (15th-13th centuries BC) as well as the Iron Age (12th-7th centuries BC). The corpus of artifacts which comprises this collection thus offers examples of material culture from the Canaanites to the Philistines and Israelites.

       

With over 300 objects, this collection represents one of the largest collections of biblical archaeological artifacts in North America.

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