London, Published F. G. Moon, 20 Threadneedle Street, Oct 1st 1842.
Tinted lithograph, printed area 325 x 485mm.
Ashkelon was the site of the first 'archaeological excavation' in the Holy Land when Lady Hester Stanhope conducted a small dig. Excavations have uncovered remains from nearly every period from the Neolithic until the 13th century A.D.
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