Tuesday October 13, 2015
Israel Hayom
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Out of Egypt: Archaeologists find ancient scarab in Jerusalem

Rare Egyptian artifact dates back to the 13th century B.C.E., the era when some scholars speculate the Exodus may have occurred • Scarab bears name, in Egyptian writing, of the sun god Amon-Ra, one of Egypt's most important deities.

Yori Yalon

When the Egyptians ruled Jerusalem: The ancient scarab bears the name of the sun god.
Photo credit: Vladimir Neihin
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