Where Is Herod's Tomb at Herodium?

@article{Magness2001WhereIH,
  title={Where Is Herod's Tomb at Herodium?},
  author={Jodi Magness},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research},
  year={2001},
  volume={322},
  pages={43 - 46}
}
  • J. Magness
  • Published 1 May 2001
  • History
  • Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
Although scholars accept Josephus's testimony that Herod the Great was buried at Herodium, his tomb has never been found. The absence of fine wares dating to the first century C. E. indicates that Upper Herodium ceased to function as a palace after Herod's death and supports the view that he was buried inside the mountain. 
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Abstract An attentive examination of the impressive finds of the mausoleum uncovered in 2007 in Herodium has demonstrated that these are not in accord with the characteristics of Herodian

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