A Conversation for The Ark of the Covenant

Location of the Tablets; England

Post 1


"a mysterious stone tablet with inscriptions in an unknown script ... Could this be the actual stone tablet, carved by Moses and inscribed by God?"
Not likely IMO. Like Chinese writings, ancient Hebrew is readable by moderns with little difficulty, although it has undergone many orthgraphic changes.

Location of the Tablets; England

Post 2

Gnomon - time to move on

Yes, Ancient Hebrew was written in the Phoenician alphabet, which is well understood. There's even an explanation of it here on h2g2 at A2451890.

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