Ossuary lid with a Hebrew inscription for Shelomzion daughter of Peresh from Jerusalem (JLM0077)

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Title

Ossuary lid with a Hebrew inscription for Shelomzion daughter of Peresh from Jerusalem (JLM0077)

Description

Arched ossuary lid with a two-line Hebrew inscription for Shelomzion, identified as the daughter of Peresh. Now in Jerusalem. Dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 599

Language

Identifier

JLM0077

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

H 21.5cm
W 59cm
D 6.5cm

Decoration

Arched lid with five half-circles on each long side. Two-line Hebrew inscription incised inside a half-circle.

Language

Diplomatic

שלמצין בת
פרש

Edition

šlmṣyn bt | prš

Translation

Shelomzion daughter of Peresh

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Name 1

Role 1

Name 2

Role 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.600-601, no.599.

Citation

“Ossuary lid with a Hebrew inscription for Shelomzion daughter of Peresh from Jerusalem (JLM0077),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed May 23, 2024, https://www.wireproject.org/items/show/700.

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