The Only Ancient Jewish Male Hair Ever Found, DNA, and the Tomb of the Shroud

The braided hair of a Jewish woman was found at Masada but until recently no example of preserved hair from a Jewish male had ever been found from the late 2nd Temple period. This discovery is one of the many fascinating, but less publicized finds of the 1st century “Tomb of the Shroud,” discovered in … Continue reading The Only Ancient Jewish Male Hair Ever Found, DNA, and the Tomb of the Shroud