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I've heard that the reason Joseph knew he could marry Osnat was because he saw her wearing a locket / pendant with a Hebrew inscription on it so he knew she was a Hebrew. Has anyone heard this story and what is it's source?

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פרקי דרבי אליעזר לז

See here:

And a slightly different version cited by R' Kasher:

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When and where was this written? –  Robert S. Barnes Nov 24 '13 at 22:06
@RobertS.Barnes –  Fred Nov 25 '13 at 0:03

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