Hanukkah hikers find rare 2nd Temple-era etchings of menorah and cross

While out exploring during the festival, spelunkers uncover ancient limestone carving of seven-branched menorah, a cross and other etchings dating to late Roman, Byzantine periods

Source: Hanukkah hikers find rare 2nd Temple-era etchings of menorah and cross | The Times of Israel

Great Basilica Yields Medieval Fresco Fragment

CHR Comment: The Great Basilica of Plovdiv, Bulgaria had its origins in the fifth century AD. The great mural recently uncovered dates from the medieval era and was likely the work of an artist from Constantinople.

Source: Great Basilica Yields Medieval Fresco Fragment – Archaeology Magazine