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Le Rouleau de cuivre de la grotte 3 de Qumran (3Q15): Expertise - Restauration - Epigraphie
Brizemeure, Daniel, NoŽl Lacoudre, …mile Puech and Jean-Michel Poffet

Leiden: Brill, 2006 pp. xxii + 227/xxvi + 424. $254.00

Series Information
Studies on the Text of the Desert of Judah, 55

Description: This book in two volumes gives the status quaestionis of the Qumran Copper Scroll, fifty years after its discovery. The first part of volume one, amply illustrated with graphics and images, gives the technical expertise of its state of preservation together with the proposals for treatment developed by the laboratory EDF-Valectra for its restoration-conservation. The production of a facsimile by means of galvanoplasty and digitalized images is explained. The second part of volume one gives a largely renewed edition of the engraved Hebrew text with an up-to-date commentary, French and English translations, and indices. The second volume of nearly 400 plates publishes photographs and X-Rays of each segment before and after treatment, as well as the reproduction by means of galvanoplasty and digitalized images.

Subjects: Literature, Dead Sea Scrolls

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Review by Brian Schultz
Published 7/19/2008
Citation: Brian Schultz, review of Jean-Michel Poffet, Daniel Brizemeure, NoŽl Lacoudre, and …mile Puech, Le Rouleau de cuivre de la grotte 3 de Qumran (3Q15): Expertise - Restauration - Epigraphie, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2008).

Review by Samuel Thomas
Published 10/16/2007
Citation: Samuel Thomas, review of Jean-Michel Poffet And Daniel Brizemeure And NoŽl Lacoudre And …mile Puech, Le Rouleau de cuivre de la grotte 3 de Qumran (3Q15): Expertise - Restauration - Epigraphie (2 Volumes), Review of Biblical Literature [] (2007).

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