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BETH0066

Galilee. Beth Shearim. 250 CE to 350 CE. Red painted above arcosolium. Funerary.

Transcription

Σάρα θυγάτηρ Ναιμίας μήτηρ ἱηρείας κυρὰ Μαρείης ἔνθα κεῖται

Translation

Sara daughter of Nehemiah , mother of the priestess, the lady Maria, lies here.

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:
Notes
Catacomb 1, Hall K, room I, arcosolium 2

Languages

Greek, Hebrew

Dimensions

H: 38 cm; W: 26 cm; D: —

Date

250 CE to 350 CE

Current location

No provenance provided.

Figures

No figures described.

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

No bibliography available for diplomatic transcription.

Source of transcription

No bibliography available for transcription.

Source of translation

No bibliography available for translation.

Other sources

  • Frey, Jean Baptiste. Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaicarum. Vol. II (Asie-Afrique). Roma: Pontificio Istituto di Archeologia Cristiana, 1952.
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  • Schwabe, M., and B. Lifshitz. Beth She’arim. Vol. 2, The Greek Inscriptions. Massada Press on behalf of the Israel Exploration Society, 1974.
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  • Mazar, Benjamin. Beth She’arim. Vol. 1, Catacombs 1-4. Rutgers University Press on behalf of the Israel Exploration Society and the Institute of Archaeology, Hebrew University, 1973.
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  • Schwabe, Moshe. “Greek Inscriptions from Beth She’arim.” Bulletin of the Jewish Palestine Exploration Society 5, no. 3 (1937): 77–97.
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