Ancient Eglon (Tell Hasi) in Israel
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Ancient Eglon (Tell Hasi) [Tel Hesi]

A view of Tell Hesi taken in 1890 by Sir William Flinders Petrie (Palestine Exploration Fund)

Ancient archaeological site in southwestern Palestine located southwest of Lachish in modern Israel. Excavation of the site carried out in 1890 by Sir Flinders Petrie revealed that the first occupation began about 2600 BC. More important however Petrie's work there was the first stratigraphic excavation in Palestine .....

The Excavations at Tel Hesi (1890-93)

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