Photo by Ouria Tadmor, © Eilat Mazar

ON THE COVER: This gold medallion, featuring a menorah, shofar (ram’s horn) and Torah scroll, was uncovered in Eilat Mazar’s 2013 excavations at the southern wall of Jerusalem’s Temple Mount, funded by Daniel Mintz and Meredith Berkman of New York. See “After Hadrian’s Banishment: Jews in Christian Jerusalem” by BAR’s editor.