Excavation directors: Prof. Yosef Garfinkel (Hebrew University)
Mr. Saar Ganor (Israel Antiquities Authority)
Institution The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Location: Israel, 20 miles southwest of Jerusalem Periods: Iron Age, early 10th century BC; Hellenistic Nearest village: Kibbutz Netiv Ha-Lamed Hei
The fieldwork lasted from 2007 to 2013. Now the expedition concentrates on the analysis of the finds and writing the final excavation reports. A new field project is starting at Tel Lachish, cooperation between the Institute of Archaeology of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Institute of Archaeology of Southern Adventist University.