The trove of 16 silver coins dating back more than 2,000 years was uncovered in an excavation along with signs of a revolt against the Romans.
By Gil Shefler
Some 2,200 years after the Maccabees’ revolt, historians and archaeologists are uncovering new information about their era. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
The rule of the Hasmonean dynasty extended south to the Negev, new archaeological excavations have found. More ▸