CSAI

Corpus of South Arabian Inscriptions


Leclant 1959: 74, pl. XXXVII/d
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INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAncient South Arabian » Sabaic » Ethiopian Early Sabaic
AlphabetAncient South Arabian
Script typologyMonumental writing
Writing techniqueIncision
Measure of letters3.7
Chronology
PeriodA

GENERAL NOTES

Drewes thinks that RIÉth 21 and RIÉth 20 were parts of the same object (Drewes 1959: 89, 94).

TEXT


   1  [... ...]l Ftḥy[n ... ...]

OBJECT INFORMATION

DepositAddis Abeba, National Archaeological Museum, JE 114
Support typeArtefact » Incense burner
ShapeCircular
MaterialStone
Measuresh. 9.5
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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin and provenance
Modern siteGobochela
Ancient siteUnknown
Geographical areaAksum
CountryEthiopia
FoundIn situ
Archaeological contextReligious context: Temple of ʾlmqh
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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Drewes 1959: 89, 94-95Drewes, Abraham J. 1959. Les inscriptions de Melazo. Annales d'Ethiopie, 3: 83-99.
Leclant 1959: 49, 74, pl. XXXVII/c-dLeclant, Jean 1959. Haoulti-Melazo (1955-1956). Annales d'Ethiopie, 3: 43-82.
Jamme 1963 c: 326Jamme, Albert W.F. 1963. Annales d'Éthiopie (Rewiew of). Bibliotheca Orientalis, 20: 324-327.
Bernand, Drewes and Schneider 1991: 95, pl. 18Bernand, Etienne, Drewes, Abraham J. and Schneider, Roger 1991. Recueil des inscriptions de l'Éthiopie des périodes pré-axoumite et axoumite. Introduction de Francis Anfray. Paris: de Boccard. [Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-lettres]