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The Lion of Hazor, 15th-14th Century BCE

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The Lion of Hazor (15th to 14th Century BCE) was found by Amnon Ben-Tor. Yigael Yadin found a life-size lion statue at Hazor in 1958, this one is possibly is his mate, used to flank the entrance of a Canaanite Temple.

“Strata- The Pride of Hazor,” BAR Nov-Dec 1997.

“Prize Finds; Big Game Hunting- The Lion of Hazor,” BAR Jan-Feb 1998.

Excavating Hazor, Part Two, Amnon Ben-Tor and Maria Teresa Rubiato, BAR 25-03, May-Jun 1999.

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