Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Furia Africana from Jeruslame (JLM0024)

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Title

Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Furia Africana from Jeruslame (JLM0024)

Description

Limestone ossuary with two two-line Greek inscriptions for Furia Africana from Jerusalem, dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 423-424

Format

Limestone

Language

Identifier

JLM0024

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

H 2cm
W 60cm
D 24.5cm

Summary of contents

(a) on lid

Language

Diplomatic

(a) ΦΟΛΕΙΑ
ΑΦΡΕΙΚΑΝΑ

(b) ΦΟΥΛΕΙΑ
ΑΦΡΕΙΚΑΝΑ

Edition

(a) Φο<υ>λεια | Αφρεικανα

(b) Φουλεια | Αφρεικανα

Translation

Furia Africana

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Findspot

Burial cave near Nahal Atarot

Current Location (if known)

Ecole Biblique Jerusalem, inv. no. 13.19

Notes

JLM0024-JLM0030 were found in the same burial cave.

Selected Bibliography

CIIP1=Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae, volume I: Jerusalem: a multi-lingual corpus of the inscriptions from Alexander to Muhammad, Ameling et. al. Berlin: De Gruyter. 2014. pp.445-446, nos. 423-424.

Citation

“Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Furia Africana from Jeruslame (JLM0024),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed June 22, 2024, https://www.wireproject.org/items/show/647.

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