Qumran Palimpsest?

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Secret Alias
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Qumran Palimpsest?

Post by Secret Alias » Thu Mar 07, 2019 7:28 pm

“Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind.”
― Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote

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Re: Qumran Palimpsest?

Post by StephenGoranson » Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:45 am

Thanks for the link. I don't see indication of a palimpsest, but text revealed by technical means, one-layer, maybe. Another publication, with photos:
https://www.livescience.com/62467-hidde ... rolls.html

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Re: Qumran Palimpsest?

Post by StephenGoranson » Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:11 am

Additional reports are now available by searching "Qumran paleo-Hebrew" at google news.

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