A mosaic inscription for good fortune from Caesarea Maritima

Dublin Core

Title

A mosaic inscription for good fortune from Caesarea Maritima

Description

A mosaic inscription for good fortune for a family, a husband, wife and children, from Caesarea Maritima

Publisher

CIIP2: 1185

Date

Format

Mosaic

Language

Mosaic Inscription Item Type Metadata

Mosaic Dimensions

W 10 cm

Brief Description of Mosaic Theme

A medallion shaped mosaic with fleurettes, surrounded by ivy leaves, in the center is a cross below this is the inscription, there are birds on either side of the cross and inscription

Location of Inscription

Center

Edition

`Ι(ησου) ςΧ(ριστο0ς ΑΩ ευτ υχως ανω μετα συμβι ου κε τε κν ων

Diplomatic

[--]
ΑΩ
ΥΧΩΣ
ΑΝΩΜΕΤΑ
ΟΥΚΕΤΕ
ΩΝ

Translation

Jesus Christ. Alpha and Omega. With good fortune to ...anus with his wife and children

Edition Constituted From

CIIP2

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP2

Translation Constituted From

CIIP2

Current Location (if known)

unknown

Name 1

Role 1

Selected Bibliography

CIIP2=Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae, volume II: Caesarea and the Middle Coast: a multi-lingual corpus of the inscriptions from Alexander to Muhammad, Ameling et. al. Berlin: De Gruyter. 2014. no.1185.

Citation

“A mosaic inscription for good fortune from Caesarea Maritima ,” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed June 16, 2019, http://www.wireproject.org/items/show/737.

Output Formats

Geolocation