Research Articles: All posts tagged 'lost coin'

  • Non-Technical Language
  • Technical Language
  • Expert Language

Silver Coins in Syria and Rejoicing in Heaven 3/17/2010 - by Gary Byers MA

A March 2, 2010 press release by the official Syrian news agency, SANA, and a March 4, 2010 AP article by Albert Aji provide information about the discovery of 252 silver coins from the time of Alexander the Great. A man in the Manbej area of northern Syria found them while digging the foundation for a new house. Youssef Kanjo, head of the excavations department at the Aleppo Department of Archaeology and Museums, confirmed there were 115 silver drachmas and 137 silver tetradrachmas found in a bronze container...

Volunteer in 2015 Support Associates For Biblical Research with every purchase on Amazon Smile. Bible and Spade magazine Become a Member Make a Donation to ABR

Research RSS Feed

AddThis Feed Button

Recent Articles

A strong temptation for Christians with advanced training in the sciences is to compromise on the plain...
The battle of Jericho is one of the bloodiest episodes of the Old Testament. It’s a fantastic tale of...
ABR's ongoing excavation at Khirbet el-Maqatir in 2014 brought to light some exciting new finds.
The one event that shaped the world more than any other during the last century was World War II. Conservative...
Associates for Biblical Research
  • PO Box 144, Akron, PA 17501
  • Phone: +1 717-859-3443 | Fax: +1 717-859-3393
  • Toll Free: 1-800-430-0008
Friend ABR on Facebook.com Join us on Twitter Join us on Twitter