What did people in Jerusalem eat 1000 years ago?

Back in 2016, archaeologists made an extraordinary discovery while excavating the Pilgrimage Road. They found a garbage pit from the Abbasid period, around 1000 years ago, full of different species.

Are you curious to find out what Jerusalemites ate back then? Watch the video now.

Video credit: Israel Antiquities Authority
Thumbnail Image Credit (showing an ancient agricultural site in the Ben Hinnom Valley): Koby Harati, City of David Archive


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