Storm uncovers ancient statue

Israel's antiquities authority says a storm that raked over part of an archaeological dig this week has exposed a 1700-year-old statue.

The headless marble statue of a woman was found in the sand by a resident walking near the shore in Ashkelon.

© Copyright 2015, APN New Zealand Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production apcf05 at 27 Jan 2015 11:51:35 Processing Time: 187ms