From: Andreas Stötzner (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Sep 27 2007 - 08:43:17 CDT
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>> Sent: Tuesday, September 25, 2007 3:55 PM
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>> Date: Tue, September 25, 2007 11:25 am
>> 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.
>> Michael S. Sanders
>> Director of Expeditions and Research
>> Ancient Cultures Research Foundation
For a serious enquiry I miss some details:
– is it truely ancient?
– has a date been ascribed?
– Found where, when and by who?
– What is the context (of excavation, similar objects …)?
– Where are the objects now?
– better photographs –?
From the very few details recognisable in those two images I would
rather go for the Kanaanaean branch of Phoenician rather than the
Aramaic or the Punic.
Could possibly be some Kanaanaean-Makkabaean or Samaritan.
Andreas Stötzner Signographie
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