Bryan Windle identifies the Top Three Reports in Biblical Archaeology in March 2020.
Christopher Rollston is a guest on the LandMinds video podcast discussing forgeries of antiquities.
Jeffrey Kloha is on The Book and the Spade discussing the “Fake Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible.”
Writing for Haaretz, Ariel David asks whether the assessment that the 16 Dead Sea Scroll fragments are forgeries calls into question the authenticity of the Dead Sea Scroll fragments previously discovered.
Lawrence H. Schiffman will be giving an online lecture entitled “Old Leather, New Ink: Forgery and the Dead Sea Scrolls” on April 1 at 9 pm (Eastern).
Steve Green will return 5,000 ancient papyrus fragments and 6,500 ancient clay objects to Iraq and Egypt.
Max Price writes about the history of pigs in the ancient Near East.
“The British Museum’s Circulating Artefacts (CircArt) project is a ground-breaking collaborative initiative against the widespread global trade in illicit antiquities, with a current focus on ancient objects from Egypt and Sudan.”
Shiloh is the subject of the latest in John DeLancey’s “Life Lessons” series.
Mark Hoffman found a Google map of ancient theaters, amphitheaters, stadiums, and odeons in Turkey. (There are more than you might expect.)
Ferrell Jenkins posts a couple of photos of Capernaum from the air.
HT: Agade, Ted Weis, Paleojudaica, Joseph Lauer