Seekers of ancient artifacts managed to stumble on a curious discovery in the vicinity of Jerusalem.
According to preliminary information, the archaeologists managed to unearth a town of the Neolithic. The experts stressed that it was the most massive settlement of the preclassic era. About it reports the edition Liga news Russia.
Before the Brazilians dug up the Lily of the age of 115 million years.
The settlement stretches for almost a kilometer and could accommodate about 2 000 – 3 000 residents of the new stone age. Archaeologists admit that they do not expect to find in this place something like. Scientists believed that in this part of Israel was no signs of life, and all life was in full swing on the opposite Bank of the Jordan or the Northern Levant.
Similar conclusions were voiced by the employees of local government, which supervises the examination of all artifacts. It should be noted that fragments of the city was located at a depth of several tens of centimeters. Most excavated structures were homes, public institutions and places for conducting rituals. The researchers also drew attention to the presence of the lanes, suggesting a possible planning of the city. Archeologists intend a more thorough approach to the study of anomalies.