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Location

JAFF0101

Tel Baruch, 350-400 CE. Oval Bronze Amulet. Invocation.

Transcription

יהוהגיבוריהוהגיבוריהוהשמוד קהמהיהוהאין כאלישרוןיהוהאחד

Translation

YHWH is a great warrior, YHWH is a great warrior, YHWH is his name. Rise up, YHWH, there is no God like the God of Yeshurun, YHWH is one.

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:
Notes
The first six lines, in the translation up until "is his name", are incised on the front face of the amulet, and lines 7-12 are incised on the back face of the amulet. The word

Languages

Hebrew

Dimensions

H: 4.2 cm; W: 3.5 cm; D: —

Date

350 CE to 400 CE

Current location

Old Jaffa Museum of Antiquities

Figures

No figures described.

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Kaplan, J. “A Second Samaritan Amulet from Tel Aviv.” Eretz-Israel: Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies 10 (1971): 255–57. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23619406.
    Zotero

Source of transcription

  • Kaplan, J. “A Second Samaritan Amulet from Tel Aviv.” Eretz-Israel: Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies 10 (1971): 255–57. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23619406.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Kaplan, J. “A Second Samaritan Amulet from Tel Aviv.” Eretz-Israel: Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies 10 (1971): 255–57. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23619406.
    Zotero

Other sources

  • Pummer, Reinhard. “SAMARITAN AMULETS FROM THE ROMAN-BYZANTINE PERIOD AND THEIR WEARERS.” Revue Biblique 94, no. 2 (1987): 251–63. https://www.jstor.org/stable/44088855?seq=2.
    Zotero
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