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SHIV0016

Shivta, 5th-6th century CE. Limestone lintel. Building.

Transcription

Ἐπὶ Ἀέδου πρεσwreathβυτέρου ἐκτίσθη ἐν ἔτει τι

Translation

Built under ᾽Aed the priest in year 31...

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:
Notes
The 31 at the end of the line could also be read as 32. The gap following the line of legible writing could be a character or numeral.

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Dimensions

H: 42 cm; W: 128 cm; D: 20-25 cm

Date

450 CE to 550 CE

Current location

No provenance provided.

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Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Baly, C. “S’baita.” Palestine Exploration Fund Quarterly Statement 67, no. 4 (1935): 171–81. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1179/peq.1935.67.4.171.
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Source of transcription

  • Baly, C. “S’baita.” Palestine Exploration Fund Quarterly Statement 67, no. 4 (1935): 171–81. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1179/peq.1935.67.4.171.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Baly, C. “S’baita.” Palestine Exploration Fund Quarterly Statement 67, no. 4 (1935): 171–81. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1179/peq.1935.67.4.171.
    Zotero

Other sources

  • Di Segni, Leah. “Dated Greek Inscriptions from Palestine from the Roman and Byzantine Periods.” PhD Dissertation, Hebrew University, 1997. (IIP-563).
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  • Kirk, G. E. “Era Problems in the Southern Desert.” Journal of the Palestine Oriental Society 17 (1937): 209–17.
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  • Kirk, G. E. “The Era of Diocletian in Palestinian Inscriptions.” Journal of the Palestine Oriental Society 18 (0 161AD): 209–17.
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  • Meimaris, Y.E., Kritikakou K., and Bougia P. Chronological Systems in Roman-Byzantine Palestine and Arabia: The Evidence of the Dated Greek Inscriptions: Meletemata Vol. 17. Athens, 1992.
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