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Sign: Jerusalem - Jerusalem - Herod’s Cave


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Elimelech Admoni St 27, Jerusalem, Israel
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On the sign:
זה הקבר והנפש שבנה
הירודס המלך לבני ביתו
(יוסף בן מתתיהו - תולדות מלחמת היהודים ברומאים, ה,ג,ג,יב,ב)
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Comments:
A burial cave attributed to the Herod family.

The site was photographed that day Click for a larger image

Translation of the text on the sign:
This is the grave and the soul he built
King Herods to his household
(Yosef ben Matityahu - History of the War of the Jews against the Romans, 5: 3, 3, 12, 2)



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