Bible Heritage Collection

Genesis Scroll

Title

Genesis Scroll

Creator

Files

Document Type

Photographic reproduction

Keywords

Dead Sea Scrolls, Genesis

Brief Description

Color photographic reproduction of the original. One of 20 fragments of different copies of the book of Genesis discovered among the Dead Sea Scrolls. This fragment [4Q4 from Cave 4] contains 11 lines of text from Genesis 1:18-27.

Provenance

The Dead Sea Scrolls were found in eleven caves near Khirbet Qumran, on the northwestern shores of the Dead Sea, between 1947 and 1956.

Language

Hebrew

Publication Date of the Original

1st Century

Publisher of the Reproduction

Biblical Reproductions

City

North York, Ontario

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