The exhibit is part of the archeological garden at Givat Hatitora Click for sign's details
In the next picture from which the sign was taken you can see the cistern Click for a larger image Translation of the text on the sign
Symbol of the Israel Antiquities Authority
Branding symbol of the Modiin Maccabim Reut Municipality The link of the mouth of the Cistern
The link of the mouth of the cistern were placed at the mouth of the cistern. The link is designed to allow the installation of a lid to keep the water clean and to prevent pumping by strangers, as well as to facilitate pumping in a bucket and rope. The water cistern has a narrow opening, it widens towards its bottom and its shape is usually bell-shaped. The cistern was filled with gutters from the roofs of the houses or canals that drained runoff water from the area.