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In pictures: 'Magical bowls' among relics seized in Jerusalem

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

Hundreds of ancient artefacts, including bowls decorated with “spells”, have been found by the Israel Antiquities Authority and Israeli police in a raid on the home of a suspected illegal dealer in Jerusalem.

"Swearing bowls" recovered in a raid in Jerusalem

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

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Fragments of a "swearing bowl" recovered in a raid in Jerusalem

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

Ancient relief depicting four winged lions

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

Ancient tablet

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

Coins

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

Spear head

Image source, Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority

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