Ossuary with Greek inscription for Saphira and Ptolatois from Jerusalem (JLM0074)

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Title

Ossuary with Greek inscription for Saphira and Ptolatois from Jerusalem (JLM0074)

Description

Ossuary with a two-line Greek inscription for Saphira and Ptolatois. Now in Jerusalem. Dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 593

Format

Limestone

Language

Identifier

JLM0074

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Decoration

Rosette decoration and two-line Greek inscription.

Language

Diplomatic

ΣΑΦΙΡΑ
ΠΤΟΛΑΤΟΙΣ

Edition

Σαφιρα | Πτολατοις

Translation

Saphira, Ptolatois

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Current Location (if known)

Russian Church of St. Mary Magdalene

Name 1

Name 2

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.596, no.593.

Citation

“Ossuary with Greek inscription for Saphira and Ptolatois from Jerusalem (JLM0074),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed May 23, 2024, https://www.wireproject.org/items/show/697.

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