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PHOTO GALLERY

Replica of Ark of the Covenant
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Here are some online photos of various biblical  items.  We will talk about them in the audio clips

papyrus growing in the Nile
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Stalks are cut, hammered flat, dried in the sun

papyrus reeds
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parchment scrolls were made from animal skins

Qumran caves
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Scrolls were hidden for centuries in these caves

Mikvah - ritual pool
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These pools were found in abundance at Qumran site

Scroll jar
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In Hebrew this is called a "teuch"

Museum of the Scroll in Jerusalem
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This museum houses many of the Qumran finds including the famous Isaiah Scroll

The copper scroll
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Below the scroll are replicas of the original condition before the scroll was unrolled

Virginia M. Kimball
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