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Godfrey Higgins Mentions That 12th Century Edrisi Noted That Jews Were on the West Coast of Africa

Godfrey Higgins Mentions That 12th Century Edrisi Noted That Jews Were on the West Coast of Africa

Source: Anacalypsis (London: : Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, Paternoster Row) 1836 A.D. Note: Page 603 of the source. Note: Page 604 of the source. This source is a short summary of key Hebrewisms in Africa by the reputable scholar Godfrey Higgins. Godfrey Higgins makes a quick reference to the tribe of Juda possibly migrating to West Africa like Guinea. Godfrey Higgins mentions Edrisi mentioning Jews being in the area of Lamlem which others have noted and the Ashantee country is mentioned. This source also mentions Canaanites fleeing into Africa which other sources have noted, as well. There…
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Negro Head at Island of Rhodes

Negro Head at Island of Rhodes

Source: GLASS CORE PENDANTS FOUND IN THE MEDITERRANEAN AREA (Corning Museum of Glass) 1979 A.D. Note: Page 19 of the source. Note: Page 19 of the source. Note: Page 20 of the source. Note: Page 20 of the source. Note: Page 20 of the source. Note: Page 21 of the source. Note: Page 22 of the source. Note: Page 24 of the source. Note: Page 24 of the source. Note: Page 24 of the source. Note: Page 25 of the source. Note: Page 25 of the source. Note: Page 26 of the source. Note: Page 26 of the source. Note:…
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The “Physiognomy” of the Captives on the Lachish Reliefs is Undoubtedly “Jewish”

The “Physiognomy” of the Captives on the Lachish Reliefs is Undoubtedly “Jewish”

Source: Life and Death: Social Perspectives on Biblical Bodies (Bloomsbury Publishing) 2021 A.D. Note: Page 6 of the source. This source confirms that many who reject Israelites being depicted on the Assyrian Lachish reliefs are viewing them from a Western point of view that ancient Israelites resemble the "stereotypical" Middle Eastern people. The captives, who we can argue are indeed Judeans, depicted on the Lachish reliefs have 'curly hair and bulbous noses' which can be attributed as being 'Kushite' Nubian features.
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A Getty Article on Investigating a 2nd Century Romano-Egyptian Mummy Portrait-The Individual Has ‘dark curly hair, thick eyebrows, and full lips’

A Getty Article on Investigating a 2nd Century Romano-Egyptian Mummy Portrait-The Individual Has ‘dark curly hair, thick eyebrows, and full lips’

Source: Scrutinizing “Sarapon”: Investigating a Mummy Portrait of a Young Man in the Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University (Getty) 2021 A.D. From the source, "In 2004 the Carlos Museum of Emory University acquired a mummy portrait that depicts a young, beardless man wearing a white tunic (fig. 13.1). He has dark curly hair, thick eyebrows, and full lips. Within a red, tabula ansata–shaped label at the subject’s right, an inscription in Greek provides his name, patronymic, and age at death. He is identified as “Sarap[i]on,”1 son of Haresas, 25 (or 29) years.2 Little more than 3 percent of the approximately one thousand mummy…
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Debbie Challis, Served As a Learning Officer at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, Provided Commentary On Fayum Images in Egypt-‘Diogenes the flute-player’ had ‘thick and curly’ hair with ‘features distinctly Jewish in type’

Debbie Challis, Served As a Learning Officer at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, Provided Commentary On Fayum Images in Egypt-‘Diogenes the flute-player’ had ‘thick and curly’ hair with ‘features distinctly Jewish in type’

Source: The Archaeology of Race The Eugenic Ideas of Francis Galton and Flinders Petrie (Bloomsbury Academic) 2013 A.D. Note: Page 117 of The Archeology of Race source. Note: Page 118 of Archeology of Race source. Note: From a Google search of Diogenes the Flute player. This source potentially provides a clear depiction of an ancient Jew who lived in Egypt. If this is a ancient Jewish person, then one can see that he has 'thick and curly' (curly hair) which is often attributed to "black" people frequently across different time periods.
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The First People Were Black | Adam, Shem, Ham, and Japheth

The First People Were Black | Adam, Shem, Ham, and Japheth

Source: Light and Truth (Library of Congress - Boston, Pub. by a committee of colored gentlemen, B.F Roberts, printer) 1844 A.D. - pg. 10-19 Page 10, "The word Adam derived as follows: Adam, Adamah, Adami, Adamh - which means earthly. The earth is a rich, dark substance, and from it our first parents were taken. Now if we admit that Dr. Brown's and other Bible Dictionaries are correct in their explanations of the meaning of terms, then the deduction must be that Ethiopia (Gen. ii. 13,) was black, and the first people were Ethiopians, or blacks. Page 13, "To the…
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1910: Hebrews Referred To As Negroes and Linked To Jamaica | Elamites Describes As Having Negroid Features

1910: Hebrews Referred To As Negroes and Linked To Jamaica | Elamites Describes As Having Negroid Features

Source: The Negro In The New World (University of Toronto) 1910 - pg. 27 In his book, The Negro In The New World, Sir Harry Hamilton Johnston referred to Jews as "Asiatic Negroid" and also links Hebrews to Jamaica and Guiana. He goes onto point out that Arabia (The Middle East) was most likely originally populated by Negroes. Pay close attention to notes 1 and 2 at the bottom of the pic.
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