Neolithic Stone Mask Recovered in Israel — Archaeological Headlines – Archaeology Magazine

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL—According to an AFP report, a rare, 9,000-year-old mask made of pink and yellow sandstone was found in the Pnei Hever region of the West Bank. “The last one that we know was found 35 years ago,” said archaeologist Ronit Lupu of the Israel Antiquities Authority. Stone masks have been linked to the rise…

via Neolithic Stone Mask Recovered in Israel — Archaeological Headlines – Archaeology Magazine

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