Ossuary fragments with bilingual inscription for Apphias, daughter of Athenagoras from Jerusalem (JLM0036)

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Title

Ossuary fragments with bilingual inscription for Apphias, daughter of Athenagoras from Jerusalem (JLM0036)

Description

Two fragments of an ossuary with one-line Greek and Hebrew inscriptions for Apphias, daughter of Athenagoras. From Jerusalem, dated to the 1st c. BCE/CE.

Source

Publisher

CIIP1: 456

Language

Identifier

JLM0036

Sarcophagus or Ossuary Item Type Metadata

Edition

(a) Απφιας Αθηνα[γορου]
(b) 'pyhs bt 'tngrs

Translation

(a) Apphias (daughter) of Athenagoras
(b) Apphias daughter of Athenagoras

Diplomatic Constituted From

CIIP1

Edition Constituted From

CIIP1

Translation Constituted From

CIIP1

Findspot

Burial cave near Beth Sahur el-Atiqa

Current Location (if known)

Rockefeller Museum, Jerusalem, IAA inv. no. 1936-2179 and 1936-2181

Name 1

Role 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.475-476, no.456.

Citation

“Ossuary fragments with bilingual inscription for Apphias, daughter of Athenagoras from Jerusalem (JLM0036),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed April 15, 2024, https://wireproject.org/items/show/659.

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