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HERO0006

Herodion, 66-73 CE. Jar fragment, potsherd, ostrakon. Label (Ownership), Legal.

Transcription

הרמא חלקא דא עד קבלחרךבא ותוניה די עלוהילית לאנש בה דרתאתברה

Translation

... to raise ... This portion up to the front of the window … And the rooms on it … Nobody has a courtyard in it … a receipt

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:
Notes
Given the references to possession in lines 1 and 4, a plot of land and the lands material in lines 2 and 3, and some receipt in line 5, this legal potsherd is likely related to a deed of property sale.

Languages

Hebrew

Dimensions

H: 6.8 cm; W: 7.5 cm; D: —

Date

66 CE to 73 CE

Current location

No provenance provided.

Figures

No figures described.

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Eshel, Esther, Haggai Misgav, and Roi Porat. “Legal Ostraca from Herodium.” Scripta Classica Israelica 42 (2023): 53–65. https://scriptaclassica.org/index.php/sci/article/view/7957/6405.
    Zotero

Source of transcription

  • Eshel, Esther, Haggai Misgav, and Roi Porat. “Legal Ostraca from Herodium.” Scripta Classica Israelica 42 (2023): 53–65. https://scriptaclassica.org/index.php/sci/article/view/7957/6405.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Eshel, Esther, Haggai Misgav, and Roi Porat. “Legal Ostraca from Herodium.” Scripta Classica Israelica 42 (2023): 53–65. https://scriptaclassica.org/index.php/sci/article/view/7957/6405.
    Zotero
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