Re: Needs help identifying script

From: Mark E. Shoulson (
Date: Tue Sep 25 2007 - 19:50:37 CDT

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    >> Dear Ms. Anderson:
    >> Attached some script details of some lead plates.
    >> We have no idea what they could be but it was suggested that it
    > might have
    >> been an archaic form of Samaritan.
    >> Could you refer us to an expert who could perhaps identify it.

    Well, it's definitely an old Semitic. Though it looks a little more
    Aramaic than Samaritan/Hebrew. It looks rather like what you see on
    some old coins, but I'm not expert enough to pin down the exact period.

    Let me see if I can make out some words, I'll write if I can.


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