CSAI

Collection of the objects from the Yemeni museums

Editor: Jérémie Schiettecatte


SITE INFORMATION

Ancient nameUnknown
CountryYemen
Geographical areaWādī Bayḥān
GovernorateShabwa
KingdomQataban
CoordinatesLatitude: 14° 58' 58"    Longitude: 45° 47' 31"    
Coordinates accuracyapproximate
Type of siteSettlement Hydraulic structure
TribeLineage: ʿqẓh
Lineage: Krs¹
Lineage: Ṣwʿn
Lineage: Ydʿ
Deitiesʿm
ʿm ḏ-Dymtm
ḏt Ṣntm
ḏt-Ẓhrn
StructuresDwelling (indeterminate)
Dwelling isolated
Light hydraulic structure (ex. canal, well)
Rock inscriptions
LanguageSabaic, Qatabanic

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RELATED MATERIAL

Epigraphs
Objects

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Bowen 1958 b: 7Bowen, Richard LeBaron 1958. Archaeological survey of Beiḥân. Pages 3-33 in Richard LeBaron Bowen and Frank P. Albright (eds). Archaeological Discoveries in South Arabia. With foreword by Wendell Phillips. (Publications of the American Foundation for the Study of Man, 2). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.
Bowen 1958 a: 56Bowen, Richard LeBaron 1958. Irrigation in ancient Qatabân (Beiḥân). Pages 43-132 in Richard LeBaron Bowen and Frank P. Albright (eds). Archaeological Discoveries in South Arabia. With foreword by Wendell Phillips. (Publications of the American Foundation for the Study of Man, 2). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.