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Israeli girl finds rare Egyptian amulet in Temple Mount soil

Egyptian amulet found in Temple Mount soil April 19, 2016 (Zachi Dvira)

Jerusalem (TPS) –  Neshama Spielman, a 12-year-old Israeli girl, made a rare archaeological discovery while sifting earth illegally discarded from the Temple Mount. She found an ancient amulet, more than 3,200 years old, bearing the name of the Egyptian ruler Thutmose III, Pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty who reigned from… Read more »