University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Itzhak Beit-Arieh

A Canaanite Site Near Sheikh Mukhsen

Real Discoveries in Southern Sinai

By: Itzhak Beit-Arieh

During the past ten years, Israeli archaeologists have been investigating early sites which have been discovered in the wilderness of the Sinai Peninsula. We have learned from the archaeological evidence that the lofty magmatic mountain region of southern Sinai, which reaches a height of approximately 2,500 m. above sea level, was inhabited primarily during the […]