Straight from the Bible: Tiny First Temple stone weight unearthed in Jerusalem | The Times of Israel

1 2 3 4An extremely rare, minuscule biblical stone weight inscribed in ancient Hebrew script with the word “beka” was discovered in rubble taken from excavations at the foundations of the Western Wall.Only a handful of similar stone beka weights have been unearthed in Jerusalem, said archaeologist Eli Shukron, who directed the excavations on behalf of the Israel Antiquities Authority. He told The Times of Israel that none had previously been found with this exact inscription.

Source: Straight from the Bible: Tiny First Temple stone weight unearthed in Jerusalem | The Times of Israel

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