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UNKN0136

Unknown location, 1st century BCE-1st century CE. Tombstone. Epitaph.

Transcription

לכה התית טמי עוזיה מלך יהודה ולאלמפתח

Translation

To this place were brought the bones of Uzziah King of Judah. Do not open.

Diplomatic

[no diplomatic]

Terminus post quem:
Terminus ante quem:

Languages

Aramaic, Hebrew

Dimensions

H: 35 cm; W: 34 cm; D: 6 cm

Date

100 BCE to 100 CE

Current location

Israel Museum, Jerusalem inv. 68.56.38

Figures

No figures described.

Bibliography

Source of diplomatic

  • Luria, Ben Zion. “What Happend to Uzziah’s Bones: The Second Gravestone of King Uzziah.” Dor Le Dor 1, no. 2 (1972): 5–8.
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Source of transcription

  • Luria, Ben Zion. “What Happend to Uzziah’s Bones: The Second Gravestone of King Uzziah.” Dor Le Dor 1, no. 2 (1972): 5–8.
    Zotero

Source of translation

  • Luria, Ben Zion. “What Happend to Uzziah’s Bones: The Second Gravestone of King Uzziah.” Dor Le Dor 1, no. 2 (1972): 5–8.
    Zotero
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