In photos: Israeli archaeologists discover rare ancient oil lamp

“Foundation deposits were prevalent in the ancient world, and were intended for luck, and to ensure the continued existence of the building and its occupants,” Baruch and Levy added. “And they were usually buried under the floors of buildings or foundations.” Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI

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