Petra Papyri brought back to full glory after quarter a century — The Archaeology News Network

In February 1994 a Finnish scholar came to Jordan to see the carbonised Papyri of Petra and was utterly disappointed by “a mess of black charcoal”. Papyri from Petra [Credit: Antti Arjava]By the time he and his team of experts from the University of Helsinki and University of Michigan were finished, 25 years later, all…

via Petra Papyri brought back to full glory after quarter a century — The Archaeology News Network

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