Ancient Ten Commandments tablet sold at auction for $850,000

This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions, shows the world's earliest-known stone inscription of the Ten Commandments a two-foot square slab of white marble, weighing about 115 pounds and inscribed in an early Hebrew script called Samaritan, that sold for $850,000 Wednesday evening, Nov. 16, 2016, at a public auction of ancient Biblical archaeology artifacts held by Heritage Auctions in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Matt Roppolo/Heritage Auctions, via AP)





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