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Byzantine lantern and winepress found in Israel

Archaeologists excavating in southern Israel have unearthed a Byzantine-era lamp and a large winepress. The stone remnants of what must have been a significant wine-making apparatus include compartments for storing grapes, a treading floor, and pits for collecting liquid, all spread over an area of more than 100 yards. It would