A timely reminder of the Exodus: Ancient Egyptian scarab seal found near Haifa

As Jews around the globe commemorate the ancient Israelites’ exodus from Egypt during Passover, a relic of a Pharaonic dynasty from some 3,500 years ago was found in northern Israel’s Tel Dor.

The University of Haifa announced on Sunday the discovery of a rare scarab seal belonging to a senior official of the Thirteenth Pharaonic Dynasty, which reigned in Egypt during the 18th-17th centuries BCE.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/A-timely-reminder-of-the-Exodus-Ancient-Egyptian-scarab-seal-found-near-Haifa-452158

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