Re: tc-list Charred Manuscripts
- In a message dated 10/6/99 10:17:00 AM, n7rr@... writes:
>TCers--Bruce, I became acquainted with some of the C-PART work and possibilities at
> Do any of you have experience or information about recovering text
>charred parchment manuscripts? Thanks for your help.
>Bruce Prior in Blaine, WA
a meeting this past May. I would recommend contacting them since they,
through work developed at BYU in conjunction with the needs at the LDS church
research center, have worked with digitizing documents and multi-spectral
analysis. Also, if I recall correctly, a recent issue of BAR highlights the
use of such analysis on some of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Landrum P. Leavell, II, Professor of New Testament and Greek
Director of the Center for New Testament Textual Studies
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary