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JERU0658

Jerusalem, 400-599. Mosaic Pavement Panel. Commemorative

Transcription

Ὑπὲρ μνήμης καὶ καρποφορίας τῶνφιλοχρίστων Βασίλου ἐπάρχουΒασιλοῦς καὶ Βα

Translation

For the remembrance and offering of the Christ-loving Basilos praetorian prefect and Ba… or Basilô (female name) and Ba…

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:

Languages

Dimensions

H: 14 cm; W: 143 cm; D: —

Date

400 CE to 599 CE

Current location

Armenian Museum, Jerusalem

Figures

  • Pattern of overlapping scales in blue and red on the panel

  • Panel of animals grazing in a paradise setting east of the inscription findspot

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Tsafrir, Y. “Zion -- The Southwestern Hill of Jerusalem and its Place in the Urban Development of the City in the Byzantine Period.” Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Hebrew University, 1975. (IIP-1098).
    Zotero

Source of transcription

  • Tsafrir, Y. “Zion -- The Southwestern Hill of Jerusalem and its Place in the Urban Development of the City in the Byzantine Period.” Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Hebrew University, 1975. (IIP-1098).
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Tsafrir, Y. “Zion -- The Southwestern Hill of Jerusalem and its Place in the Urban Development of the City in the Byzantine Period.” Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Hebrew University, 1975. (IIP-1098).
    Zotero

Other sources

  • Ovadiah, R., and A Ovadiah. Hellenistic, Roman and Early Byzantine Mosaic Pavements in Israel. Roma, 1987.
    Zotero
  • Bieberstein, K., and H. Bloedhorn. Jerusalem: Grundzüge der Baugeschichte vom Chalkolithikum bis zur Frühzeit der osmanischen Herrschaft. Wiesbaden, 1994.
    Zotero
  • Kenyon, K. M. “Excavations in Jerusalem, 1963.” Palestine Exploration Quarterly 96, no. 1 (1964): 7–18. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1179/peq.1964.96.1.7.
    Zotero
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Satlow, Michael L., ed. 2002 - . “Inscriptions of Israel/Palestine.” Brown University. https://doi.org/10.26300/PZ1D-ST89

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"Inscriptions of Israel/Palestine," JERU0658, 22 February 2024. https:doi.org/10.26300/pz1d-st89