Izbet Sarta is the Arabic name of a site 3 km east of Biblical Aphek , which bears unique and clear remains from the Iron Age I.
Being so, it is tempting to identify the site with “Even Ha’ezer” from where the Israelite advanced to confront the Philistines at Aphek (I Sam 4).
|Izbet Sarta on Hebrew Wikipedia|
|Izbet Sarta on Google Maps|
Points of Interest in the Area
|Migdal Afek / Mirabel|