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Israeli scuba diver discovers 900-year-old Crusader sword

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

JERUSALEM - An Israeli scuba diver has salvaged an ancient sword off the country's Mediterranean coast that experts say dates back to the Crusaders.
Israel's Antiquities Authority said Monday the man was on a weekend dive in northern Israel when he spotted a trove of ancient artifacts that included anchors, pottery and a meter-long sword.
The diver was about 150 meters off the coast in five-meter-deep water when he made the discovery.
Experts say the area provided shelter for ancient ships and is home to many archaeological treasures, some dating back 4,000 years. But such discoveries can...
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Israeli diver finds 900-year-old sword believed to have belonged to Crusader

Israeli diver finds 900-year-old sword believed to have belonged to Crusader

2 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

An Israeli scuba diver has discovered an ancient sword that experts believe dates back to the time of the Crusaders.
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