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For a short, but educational video on Copper Scroll era Jerusalem see http://www.antiquities.org.il/IRD_movie_eng.asp
A most definitely overdue page has been added of copper scroll books and reviews. My evaluation and assessment of their usefulness for the enthusiast or researcher and where to find them.
Granted, non Copper scroll era. But a very interesting find that few knew about. A Ptolemaic era gold coin, the second known one. http://sitemaker.umich.edu/kelseymuseum.digdiary/kedesh_2010_ Sharon Herberts report: “Although we knew from the start that this coin was special just from its material and size, it was only after phone calls with our numismatist and circulation … Continue reading
The israeli library system has revamped and now has english translations. A nice boon for amateur researchers on both the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Copper Scroll. http://www.english.imjnet.org.il/htmls/page_1352.aspx?c0=14782&bsp=14389
The Copper Scroll Research site was launched Dec 20, 2011 for the exclusive purpose of aggregating the current body of knowledge on the Scroll in one place. There is much misinformation on the Copper Scroll floating about the internet, and it has come time to put the existing research in one place. This will permit … Continue reading