[b-hebrew] Pictures of the Recent Inscription

K Randolph kwrandolph at gmail.com
Mon Nov 3 14:23:57 EST 2008


Yes, one can see a few letters, but the hand and finger were carefully kept
over most of the writing so researchers do not have access to the text. The
context is needed to read it.
Is there any timeline when the transcription will be published?

Karl W. Randolph.

On Mon, Nov 3, 2008 at 12:25 AM, Bryant J. Williams III <bjwvmw at com-pair.net
> wrote:

> Dear List,
>
> The following URL:
> http://www.heardworld.com/higgaion/ has a YouTube on the particular shard.
> Not
> to high a resolution but can definitely recognize some of the script.
>
> Rev. Bryant J. Williams III
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Yaakov Stein" <yaakov_s at rad.com>
> To: <b-hebrew at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Sent: Sunday, November 02, 2008 11:10 PM
> Subject: Re: [b-hebrew] Pictures of the Recent Inscription
>
>
> >
> > I exchanged emails with Yossi Garfinkle, the chief archaeologist of the
> Elah
> fortress excavation.
> >
> > He promised to forward a high resolution image for posting on this list
> > as soon as the transcription is published.
> >
> > In the meantime, one can follow the progress on the dig's website
> www.elahfortress.com .
> >
> > Yaakov (J) Stein
>



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