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The Enigma of the Copper Scroll

Lecture no. 22 from the course: The Dead Sea Scrolls

The Enigma of the Copper Scroll

Taught by Professor Gary A. Rendsburg | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

Learn how the Qumran community's most remarkable and puzzling text—the corroded metal sheets of which needed to be cut apart into strips to permit reading—proved to contain obscure hints of the locations of vast and specific amounts of gold, silver, and other treasure.


May 30, 2016