Hidden hoard hints at how ancient elites protected the family treasures

A find from Israel reveals clues about Iron Age wealth protection

ancient jewelry

HARD CACHE  A 3,100-year-old jewelry hoard previously discovered at a site in Israel includes earrings, beads, a ring and two linen cloths used as a wrapping for 35 pieces of silver jewelry.

Courtesy of The Megiddo Expedition, Tel-Aviv University

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