Marble Greek epitaph of Leah from Caesarea Maritima

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Title

Marble Greek epitaph of Leah from Caesarea Maritima

Description

A white marble plaque with a Greek epitaph for Leah, the daughter of Benjamin, from Caesarea Maritima 3-6 c. CE

Publisher

CIIP2: 1497

Contributor

3-6 c. CE

Language

Funerary inscription Item Type Metadata

Dimensions

H. 17cm
W. 21cm
D. 3.5cm

Decoration

3 line greek inscription

Language

Translation

The tomb of Leah, the daughter of Benjamin

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP2

Edition Constituted From

CIIP2

Translation Constituted From

CIIP2

Description

A white marble plaque with a greek epitaph for Leah, the daughter of Benjamin, from Caesarea Maritima 3-6 c. CE

Current Location (if known)

Kibbutz Sdot Yam Museum IAA inv. no 1998-7272

Name 1

Role 1

Name 2

Role 2

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.1497

Citation

“Marble Greek epitaph of Leah from Caesarea Maritima ,” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed October 15, 2019, http://www.wireproject.org/items/show/746.

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