Ancient Near East, Archaeology, Bible, Book of Mormon
Michael D. Coogan identifies the silver plates found in a Jerusalem burial site as one of the ten most significant finds for biblical archaeology because “they are our earliest witness to the text of the Bible.”
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Adams, William J. Jr.
"More on the Silver Plates from Lehi's Jerusalem,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 4
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol4/iss2/6