Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioana from Jerusalem (JLM0110)

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Title

Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioana from Jerusalem (JLM0110)

Description

Limestone ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioana, from Jerusalem, dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 64

Format

Limestone

Language

Identifier

JLM0110

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Decoration

Inscription on lower left of the back side

Summary of contents

Skeletal remains of a woman

Language

Diplomatic

ΙΩΑΝΑΣ

Edition

Ιωανας

Translation

Of Ioana

Findspot

Cave on the western slope of Mount Scopus

Current Location (if known)

Beth Shemesh, IAA inv. no. 1992-1293

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. 109, no.64

Citation

“Ossuary with a Greek inscription for Ioana from Jerusalem (JLM0110),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed May 26, 2024, https://wireproject.org/items/show/203.

Output Formats

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