In the (Jerusalem) clearing stands a boxer

Archaeologists digging in the City of David area of Jerusalem have uncovered a tiny but exquisitely carved Roman marble figurine of a bearded man. It dates from around the reign of Hadrian or a little after, some time in the late 2nd early 3rd c. A.D. According to Dr. Doron Ben-Ami and Yana Tchekhanovets, directors …