An unofficial blog on the archaeological excavation at Horbat Omrit, northern Israel. 22 May to 22 June 2010.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Wednesday, 26 May

An uneventful second day. We continue to remove the "contaminated" surface layer. Since we're on a slight slope, we're trying to level out our square. We're about a third of a meter down our podium wall and only a few centimeters on the other side. Just rocks and dirt so far. But hey, look what's popping up just outside our square. A nice column drum. We expect to start finding lots of those soon.Here's a picture of our noble crew, John, Allison and Sarah. Just 4 of us though we get two more tomorrow, late arrivals due to finals. John also has a blog that I've linked to on the left. We sure have a nice view, don't we?


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