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Ancient cult figurines of Aphrodite unearthed

Three 1,500-year-old figurines of the goddess Aphrodite have been found in Susita. At the site, on a 350 meter-high-plateau overlooking the eastern shore of Lake Kinneret, archaeologists found a cache of three figurines of Aphrodite (whom the Romans called Venus), dating back about 1,500 years. The figurines, made of clay, are