Conrad Schick, “Mitteilungen aus Jerusalem,” Zeitschrift des Deutschen Palastina Verein (ZDPV) I (1878), pp. 13–15; Charles Clermont-Ganneau, Archaeological Researches in Palestine, vol. 1 (London, 1899), p. 457.


Benjamin Maisler, “Ramat Rachel and Khirbet Salih.,” Journal of the Jewish Palestine Exploration Society (Jerusalem, 1934–1935), pp. 4–13 (Hebrew).


Yohanan Aharoni, “Excavations at Ramath Raḥel 1954, Preliminary Report,” Israel Exploration Journal 6 (1956), pp. 102–111, 137–157.


Yohanan Aharoni, Excavations at Ramath Raḥel, Seasons 1959 and 1960 (Rome: Centro di Studi Semitici, 1962); Excavations at Ramath Raḥel, Seasons 1961 and 1962 (Rome: Centro di Studi Semitici, 1964).


Yigael Yadin, “The ‘House of Ba‘al’ of Ahab and Jezebel in Samaria, and that of Athalia in Judah,” in P.R.S. Moorey and Peter Parr, eds., Archaeology in the Levant, Essays for Kathleen Kenyon (Warminster, England: 1978), pp. 127–135.


The dig of June to August 1984 (license number 1319/84) was carried out under the auspices of Tel Aviv University and the Israel Exploration Society.


On the subject of the ancient cubit standard in Judah, see Gabriel Barkay, “Measurements in the Bible—Evidence at St. Etienne for the Length of the Cubit and the Reed,” BAR 12:02.


See Yigal Shiloh, “The Proto-Aeolic Capital and Israelite Ashlar Masonry,” Qedem (Monographs of the Institute of Archaeology), (Jerusalem: Hebrew University), vol. 11, 1979.


Not yet published, oral information from the late Professor Yigal Shiloh.


See, for example, John Winter Crowfoot, Kathleen M. Kenyon and Eliezer L. Sukenik, “The Buildings at Samaria” (London, 1942), pl. LX:1, Robert S. Lamon and Geoffrey M. Shipton, Megiddo I (Chicago, 1939), fig 36, p. 28.


David Ussishkin, “The Destruction of Lachish by Sennacherib and the Dating of the Royal Judean Storage Jars,” Tel Aviv 4 (1977), pp. 28–60; Gabriel Barkay and Andrew G. Vaughn, “The Royal and Official Seal Impressions from Lachish,” in Ussishkin, ed., The Renewed Archaeological Excavations at Lachish 1973–1994, vol. 4 (Tel Aviv, 2004), pp. 2148–2173.


Paolo Matthiae, “The Painted Sherd of Ramat Raḥel,” in Aharoni, Excavations at Ramat Raḥel (Seasons 1961 and 1962), pp. 85–94.


See S. Geva, “The Painted Sherd of Ramat Raḥel,” Israel Exploration Journal 31 (1981), pp. 186–189.