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Part of 2 Pentateuch - 2.2 Ancient Hebrew Texts - 2.2.5 Other Sources History of Research, Manuscripts, and Editions

Two tiny silver scrolls (Ketef Hinnom i [kh i] and Ketef Hinnom ii [kh ii]) were discovered in the 1979 excavations conducted by Gabriel Barkay southwest of the Old City of Jerusalem, on the western shoulder o…

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Nathan Jastram, “ Silver Scrolls from Ketef Hinnom”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 27 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0002020503>
First published online: 2016
First print edition: 20161101

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