The Tel Dan Inscription

The Tel Dan Inscription

In this video Prof. Cargill examines the Tel Dan, or “House of David” Inscription and reveals what it says, what it doesn’t say, gives its proper historical context, and explains why it’s important to biblical archaeology.

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Read more: Tel Dan Stele (Wikipedia):

Biran, Avraham, and Joseph Naveh, “An Aramaic Stele from Tel Dan,” Israel Exploration Journal 43/2-3 (1993): 81–98.

Special thanks:
Bruce Zuckerman, West Semitic Research Project
Israel Antiquities Authority