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The Authenticity of the James Ossuary and the Jehoash Tablet Inscriptions – Summary of Expert Trial Witnesses

As a collector of antiquities for many decades who has seen tens of thousands of ancient pieces originated from the Land Of Israel, and based on the opinions I received from various experts with experience and understanding in numerous relevant areas who examined the items, I maintained that there is no foundation for the IAA's allegations that these items are forgeries. The authenticity of each one of these two inscriptions stands at the heart of this unique trial, and the Court is expected to render its decision on this issue.

See Also: Final Reports on the Yehoash Inscription and James Ossuary from the Israeli Antiquities Authority

Essays on the James Ossuary and the Temple Tablet from Bible and Interpretation

By Oded Golan
Tel Aviv
April 2011

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