Aramaic epitaph for Shappira from Jerusalem (JLM0007)

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Title

Aramaic epitaph for Shappira from Jerusalem (JLM0007)

Description

One-line epitaph in Aramaic for Shappira cut above a loculus from Jerusalem, dated to the 1st c. CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 357

Date

Language

Identifier

JLM0007

Funerary inscription Item Type Metadata

Edition

spr'

Translation

Shappira

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Findspot

Burial cave below Deir es-Sineh in the Kidron Valley

Original Context (if known)

Carved above a loculus in one of the burial chambers.

Current Location (if known)

in-situ

Name 1

Notes

JLM005-JLM007 were all found in the same burial cave in the Kidron Valley.

Selected Bibliography

CIIP1=Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae, volume I: Jerusalem: a multi-lingual corpus of the inscriptions from Alexander to Muhammad, Ameling et. al. Berlin: De Gruyter. 2014. pp.377, no.357.

Citation

“Aramaic epitaph for Shappira from Jerusalem (JLM0007),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed August 4, 2020, http://wireproject.org/items/show/440.

Output Formats

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