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Contact: James Hathaway
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Mt. Zion Site Overview

Caption: This image shows the archaeological site at Jerusalem's Mt. Zion, beneath the city's (Turkish) wall. The site reveals many layers of the city's cultural history, including a first-century mansion, which was then in Jerusalem's elite district.

Credit: Shimon Gibson

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