Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioulia Troxallis from Jerusalem (JLM0060)

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Title

Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioulia Troxallis from Jerusalem (JLM0060)

Description

Limestone ossuary with a one-line Greek inscription for Ioulia Troxallis. Now in Jerusalem, dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 555

Format

Limestone

Language

Identifier

JLM0060

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

H 30cm
W 53.5cm
D 25.5cm

Decoration

Plain, with a flat lid. One-line Greek inscription incised on long side, with some traces of red paint in first three letters.

Language

Diplomatic

ΙΟΥΛΙΑΤΡΩΞΑΛΛΙΣ

Edition

Ιουλια Τρωξαλλις

Translation

Ioulia Troxallis

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Current Location (if known)

Beth Shemesh, IAA inv. no. 1974-1524

Name 1

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.566-567, no.555.

Citation

“Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioulia Troxallis from Jerusalem (JLM0060),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed December 10, 2018, http://wireproject.org/items/show/683.

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