Wednesday, 2 April 2014

US foundation digs deep to fund Israel’s archaeology library

From my latest article for The Art Newspaper.

Israel will soon have the largest archaeological library in the Middle East, thanks to a gift from the Cleveland-based Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation. The library is part of the $80m Schottenstein National Campus for the Archaeology of Israel, currently under construction near the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, which will eventually house more than two million artefacts and 15,000 fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

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