Dating ancient artifiacts
While Shiloh has seen numerous previous excavation efforts, the tabernacle still remains elusive.
This is a list of such unexplained artifacts; artifacts that many believe should have never existed, or for which we have no satisfying explanation.
This includes jewelry, tools, and weapons crafted from stone or metal, along with 15 pieces of Jewish ritual stone vessels, two near-complete pottery vessels, and 100 coins.
And, the discovery of a large amount of animal bones further supports its significance as a religious site.
The sacred box has long drawn the attention of archaeologists and theologians, and even inspired the Indiana Jones blockbuster, Raiders of the Lost Ark.
It’s described in the Book of Exodus and other texts in the Hebrew Bible, where it is said to have been built based on patterns instructed to Moses by God.
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The researchers say these will be sent to a bone specialist for analysis.