Weekend Roundup #2
The Israel Museum has acquired the world’s “first Jewish coin.”
Eric Cline and Christopher Rollston have been selected as the new co-editors of BASOR.
Accordance Bible Software has a sale on their collection of Dead Sea Scrolls Images.
The Fall 2013 issue of the electronic newsletter DigSight is now online.
The Top 10 Discoveries of 2013 at Archaeology include Egypt’s oldest port.
Three lectures related to Egyptian history given at the Harvard Semitic Museum are now online.
War-torn Syria is being extensively looted by antiquities thieves, according to the head of UNESCO.
HT: Jack Sasson