—was where Moses’ sister Miriam died and was buried (Numbers 20:1) and from where Moses sent 12 men to spy out the Promised Land (Numbers ). Investigations since the early 19th century have attempted to find the site.Tell el-Qudeirat, located in the valley of the Wadi el-Ein in the northeastern part of the Sinai Peninsula, is the best candidate for Biblical Kadesh-Barnea, according to scholarly consensus today.Sinai Posted in Biblical Archaeology Places, Biblical Archaeology Sites.
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They contain 900 of the most perfect surviving examples of Upper Paleolithic art.
These paintings are estimated to be 17,300 years old.
Biblical Archaeology Society Staff Mary Joan Winn Leith reviews The Eerdmans Encyclopedia of Early Christian Art and Archaeology, edited by Paul Corby Finney.
Lascaux Caves is a complex of caves in southwestern France that is famous for its Paleolithic cave paintings.
As Singer-Avitz argues: The Qurayyah Painted Ware was in use during the latter part of the Late Bronze and the Iron I periods, from the 12th to the 11th centuries B. E., about the time of the Exodus from Egypt according to those who attribute some historicity to this central Biblical event.