Ossuary with Aramaic/Hebrew inscription for Martha and Maria from Jerusalem (JLM0136)

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Title

Ossuary with Aramaic/Hebrew inscription for Martha and Maria from Jerusalem (JLM0136)

Description

Ossuary with Aramaic/Hebrew inscription for Martha and Maria from Jerusalem, dated to the 1st. c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1:162

Language

Identifier

JLM0136

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Decoration

Two incised inscriptions on opposite ends of the box.

Language

Diplomatic

(a) מרתה
(b) מריה

Edition

(a) mrth
(b) mryh

Translation

(a) Martha
(b) Maria

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Findspot

East slope of Mount Scopus

Name 1

Name 2

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.199-20, no.162.

Citation

“Ossuary with Aramaic/Hebrew inscription for Martha and Maria from Jerusalem (JLM0136),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed May 26, 2024, https://wireproject.org/items/show/302.

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