Kiln Floor Stolen from Israeli Site

A 1500-year-old floor of a Byzantine glass kiln has been stolen from an archaeological park near Herzliya, Israel. Authorities suspect the theft was commissioned by a private collector.

The glass kiln, dating from the 6th century, was discovered in the ruins of what was once the Byzantine city of Apolonia. The kiln's floor, covered in raw, green glass, measures two meters square. The theft was apparent, according to police. There are no suspects.

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