Not So Mysterious Script After All
It turns out that the details of its discovery got out before it had been properly investigated. The document had been purchased in Kenya in the 1980’s. The document’s alphabet is in fact Amharic and it’s written in the Ge’ez language, which would make its origin Ethiopia.
Sample of the Ge’ez language
Ge’ez is a “dead” language that is used in religious texts similar to the way Latin is used today. The document itself may be put on line pending agreement by the owner. Ah well, I was hoping this would turn out to be something a bit more interesting…