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JERU0641

Jerusalem, Mid 8th C. Mosaic. Dedicatory.

Transcription

Ὑπὲρ σωτηρίας καὶ ἀντιλήμψεως ὧν Κύριος γιγνώσκει τὰ ὀνόματα. Ἀμήν. +

Translation

For the salvation and succor of those whose names the Lord knows. Amen.

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:

Languages

Greek

Dimensions

H: 43 cm; W: 98 cm; D: —

Date

601 CE to 700 CE

Current location

Knesset Archaeological Garden

Figures

  • Dark red ivy leaf beginning of text

  • Tabula ansata framing inscription

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Reich, R. “The Cemetery in the Mamilla Area of Jerusalem.” Qadmoniot: A Journal for the Antiquities of Eretz-Israel and Bible Lands 26, no. 3/4 (103/104) (1993): 103–9. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23681296.
    Zotero

Source of transcription

  • Reich, R. “The Cemetery in the Mamilla Area of Jerusalem.” Qadmoniot: A Journal for the Antiquities of Eretz-Israel and Bible Lands 26, no. 3/4 (103/104) (1993): 103–9. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23681296.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Reich, R. “The Cemetery in the Mamilla Area of Jerusalem.” Qadmoniot: A Journal for the Antiquities of Eretz-Israel and Bible Lands 26, no. 3/4 (103/104) (1993): 103–9. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23681296.
    Zotero
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