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7 year old Jewish boy finds a 3,400 year old Canaanite (naked woman) figurine in the Israeli desert

TEL AVIV, Israel — A seven-year-old boy discovered an ancient statuette of a naked woman during a day trip to an archaeological site in Israel, antiquities officials said Thursday.

Ori Greenhut saw a dirt-covered stone with with the image of a person while climbing a mound at Tel Rehov earlier this week, according to a statement from Israel’s Antiquities Authority.


Greenhut took the statue home with him to nearby Tel Teomin, the statement added.

Moriya Greenhut, the boy’s mother, said she soon discovered the “impressive figurine.”

“We explained to him this is an ancient artifact and that archaeological finds belong to the state,” she said, according to the statement. The family then


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