CSAI

Corpus of Undefined Ancient South Arabian Language inscriptions (work in progress)


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INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAncient South Arabian » Undefined Ancient South Arabian language
AlphabetAncient South Arabian
Script typologyMonumental writing
Writing techniqueIncision
Measure of letters4
Chronology
PeriodB

TEXT


   1  wṯn byn |
   2  ms¹bʾ S¹b—
   3  [ʾ] w-byn ʾr—
   4  [... ...](y) Ṯbg

Apparatus
3It is likely to integrate byn ʾr[ḍ bn](y) Ṯbg, the latter as name of group.

TRANSLATIONS

English

   1  Limit between
   2  the road (or: watercourse) (which belongs to) Sabaʾ
   3  and between the
   4  [land of bny Ṯbg (?)].

OBJECT INFORMATION

DepositṢanʿāʾ, University Museum, A-20-164
Support typeStone inscription (wṯn)
MaterialStone
Measuresh. 22, w. 23, th. 10
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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin and provenance
Modern siteal-Bayḍāʾ
Ancient siteNs²qm
Geographical areaJawf - Wādī al-Buhayra
CountryYemen
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