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Summary

Iron Age household.

Class:

  • Building (other)
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Jerusalem, Davidson Center

Situated in the Jerusalem Archaeological Park, the Davidson Center is immediately southwest of the Temple complex. You can see finds from Jerusalem's Jewish, Roman, Byzantine, and Early Islamic past.

Siege of Jerusalem (597 BC)

Siege of Jerusalem (597 BC)

Helyacapitolina

Jerusalem, OmnesViae import TPPlace438

Siege of Jerusalem (AD 70)

Siege of Jerusalem (AD 70)

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The building Ahiel`s House is a typical Iron Age, four-room, four-pillar house (measuring about 8 x8m) belonging to the men Ari’el as suggest inscription found on a sherds It was burnt in 586 BC during Babylonian king Nabuchodenezar destruction of Jerusalem -He burned the house of the LORD and the king’s house; all the houses of Jerusalem, that is, all the houses of the great, he burned with fire1

See:

  1. http://www.learningsites.com/Jerusalem/Ahiel_home.php
  2. 2 Kings 25:8-10;
  3. Jeremiah 39:8;
  4. 2 Chronicles 36:18

References

  1. 2nd Kings 25:9