posted on 09/11/2007 7:46:29 AM PDT
To: blam; StayAt HomeMother; Ernest_at_the_Beach; 1ofmanyfree; 24Karet; 3AngelaD; 49th; ...
posted on 09/11/2007 7:48:28 AM PDT
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I thought the Ivory Pomegranate was long known to be a fake?
—He said the pomegranate was re-examined with a new type of microscope that detected synthetic material in the inscription, between the ivory and the patina.—
posted on 09/11/2007 7:49:07 AM PDT
(Thompson/Hunter '08- Time to have the real men in charge!)
what is the Ivory Pomegranite all about?
posted on 09/11/2007 7:58:49 AM PDT
by Mr. K
(Some days even my lucky rocketship underpants don't help)
It highlighted the fact that five members of the original eight-person committee appointed to judge the authenticity of the pomegranate inscription had simply "gone along" with the judgment of the three other committee members (who did have some expertise in the matter)
I hate when that happens!
posted on 09/11/2007 8:31:27 AM PDT
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