Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Salamath from Jerusalem (JLM0027)

Dublin Core

Title

Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Salamath from Jerusalem (JLM0027)

Description

Ossuary with a one-line Greek inscription for Salamath, from Jerusalem, dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 435

Format

Limestone

Language

Identifier

JLM0027

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

H 12cm
W 20cm

Language

Diplomatic

ΣΑΛΑΜΑΘ

Edition

Σαλαμαθ

Translation

Salamath

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. 13.8, oss.4

Name 1

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.454-455, no.435.

Citation

“Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Salamath from Jerusalem (JLM0027),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed June 22, 2024, https://www.wireproject.org/items/show/650.

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