I was assisted by archaeologists Eli Shukrun and Ya’akov Bilig. The excavation of the project was financed by the Karta Company. Assistance was also given by Gideon Avni, Jerusalem District Archaeologist, Israel Antiquities Authority. The entire project was carried out by the IAA. Preliminary reports on the discoveries have been published in Ronny Reich, Eli Shukrun and Ya’akov Bilig, “Jerusalem, Mamilla Area,” Excavations and Surveys in Israel 10 (1991), pp. 24–25, plate B at frontispiece; see also Reich, “The Ancient Burial Ground in the Mamilla Neighborhood, Jerusalem,” in Hillel Geva, ed., Ancient Jerusalem Revealed (Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society, 1994), pp. 111-118.