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MARE0205

Maresha. Fifth to second centuries BCE. Altar. Dedicatory

Transcription

Δημήτηρμεγάλη ι κατὰ γήν ν ιαννι

Translation

To Demeter the Great,... under the earth....

Diplomatic

ΔΗΜΗΤΗΡΜΕΓΑΛΗ Ι ΚΑΤΑΓΗΝ Ν ΙΑΝΝΙ

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:

Languages

Greek

Dimensions

H: 17 cm; W: 10 cm; D: 10 cm

Date

499 BCE to 100 BCE

Current location

No provenance provided.

Figures

No figures described.

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Korzakova, Hava B. “Inscribed Altars.” In Maresha Excavations Final Report III, 147–49. IAA Reports 45. Jerusalem: Israel Antiquities Authority, 2010.
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Source of transcription

  • Korzakova, Hava B. “Inscribed Altars.” In Maresha Excavations Final Report III, 147–49. IAA Reports 45. Jerusalem: Israel Antiquities Authority, 2010.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Korzakova, Hava B. “Inscribed Altars.” In Maresha Excavations Final Report III, 147–49. IAA Reports 45. Jerusalem: Israel Antiquities Authority, 2010.
    Zotero
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