BAR articles describing First Temple Jerusalem include BAR Interview: Yigal Shiloh—Last Thoughts, Part I,” BAR 14:02; and BAR Interview: Yigal Shiloh—Last Thoughts, Part II,” BAR 14:03; “Jerusalem Model Rediscovered,” Helen Davis, 13:01; “Jerusalem Tombs from the Days of the First Temple,” BAR 12:02, Gabriel Barkay and Amos Kloner; “The City of David After Five Years of Digging,” BAR 11:06, Hershel Shanks; “Keeping Jerusalem’s Past Alive,” BAR 07:04, Rivka Gonen ; “Jerusalem’s Water Supply During Siege—The Rediscovery of Warren’s Shaft,” BAR 07:04, Yigal Shiloh ; “Digging in the City of David,” BAR 05:04, Mendel Kaplan and Yigal Shiloh; and “Found in Jerusalem: Remains of the Babylonian Siege,” BAR 02:01, Suzanne F. Singer.


The model was commissioned by the Rachel Yanait Ben-Zvi Centre, the youth wing of the educational organization Yad Ben-Zvi, with support provided through the Jerusalem Foundation from the Sarah and Aaron Garfunkel Fund of the PEF Israel Endowment Funds. The designer was Yehuda Levi-Aldena who was aided by his wife Shirley.


See Helen Davis, “Jerusalem Model Rediscovered,” BAR 13:01.