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Gischala/El Jish, 4th-5th century CE. Ring Label/Magical Inscription

Transcription

Εἴς θεὸς ὁ ωικῶν τὰ κακά Ἰαῶ Σαβαώθ Μιχαήλ Βοήθει

Translation

[no translation]

Diplomatic

ΕΙΣΘΕΟΣΟΝΙΚΩΝΤΑΚΑΚΑ ΙΑΩΣΑ ΒΑΩΘΜΙΧ ΑΗΛΒΟΗΘΙ

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Date

300 CE to 500 CE

Current location

No provenance provided.

Figures

  • Saint on a horse with aureole, spearing fallen enemy. In exergue, a lion. obverse

  • 'Evil eye' in lower half, pierces by a fork and two daggers from above and attacked from below by a lion, a leopard, a crane, a snake, and a scorpion. reverse

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Makhouly, Naʻīm. “Rock Cut Tombs at El Jish.” Quarterly of the Department of Antiquities in Palestine 8 (1939): 45–50.
    Zotero

Source of transcription

  • Makhouly, Naʻīm. “Rock Cut Tombs at El Jish.” Quarterly of the Department of Antiquities in Palestine 8 (1939): 45–50.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Makhouly, Naʻīm. “Rock Cut Tombs at El Jish.” Quarterly of the Department of Antiquities in Palestine 8 (1939): 45–50.
    Zotero
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