CSAI

Corpus of South Arabian Inscriptions


Gnoli 1993: pl. 0
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INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAncient South Arabian » Minaic » Central Minaic
AlphabetAncient South Arabian
Script typologyMonumental writing
Writing techniqueIncision
Measure of letters4.8
Chronology
PeriodA

TEXT


   1  [... ... ʿ](ṯ)tr ḏ-Yhrq b-f(r)↯[ʿ] frʿ-s¹ ywm ḏbḥ ḏ-Yhrq b-(yw)—
   2  [m ... ...]

TRANSLATIONS

English

   1  [... ... ]ʿṯtr ḏ-Yhrq with the firstfruits he offered Him, when he made a sacrifice to ḏ-Yhrq, at the time
   2  of [... ...]

OBJECT INFORMATION

Support typeArtefact » Altar
ShapeSquared
MaterialStone
Measuresh. 18, w. 107, th. 43.5
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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin and provenance
Modern siteShaqab al-Manaṣṣa
Ancient siteYhrq (?)
Geographical areaSouthern Jawf
CountryYemen
Archaeological contextReligious context: Temple of ʿṯtr ḏ-Yhrq
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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Gnoli 1993: 83-84, pl. 10Gnoli, Gherardo 1993. Shaqab al-Manaṣṣa. Con diciotto tavole fuori testo. Inventaire des inscriptions sudarabiques. 2. Paris: de Boccard / Rome: Herder. [Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-lettres; Istituto italiano per l'Africa e l'Oriente]