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Tenth Legion Ceramics Workshop under Israel Convention Center

tenth legion jerusalemThe Tenth Legion Roman Ceramics workshop was discovered beneath the corner of the Israel Convention Center in salvage excavations conducted in 1992-1993.

The site proved to be one of the biggest ceramic workshop ever discovered in Israel, and the most remarkable find from the Late Roman period (135-325 CE) made in Jerusalem.

The site is well displayed today within the convention center.

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