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George Washington University

Ancient Kabri Wine Jugs

Caption: These 3,700-year-old jars were discovered in an ancient palatial wine cellar unearthed by researchers at Tel Kabri in July 2013. The team worked in day and night shifts to excavate a total of 40 intact vessels during its six-week dig.

Credit: Eric H. Cline, George Washington University

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