CSAI

Corpus of South Arabian Inscriptions


Müller, Walter W. 1974 c: pl. XIII/43
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INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAncient South Arabian » Qatabanic » Central Qatabanic
AlphabetAncient South Arabian
Script typologyMonumental writing
Writing techniqueIncision

GENERAL NOTES

The language of the text is not sure. It is considered Qatabanic for its provenance, but the palaeography is similar to some Hadramitic texs (p.e. RES 4696).

TEXT


   1  ṣlw Yhn—
   2  ʾ b[n ]Ṯws¹

OBJECT INFORMATION

DepositNürnberg, Unknown (Private collection)
Support typeArtefact » Stela » Aniconic stela (ṣlw)
TopConvex
MaterialStone
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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin
Modern siteHajar an-Nāb
Ancient siteMnwbm
Geographical areaMarkha
CountryYemen
Archaeological contextFunerary context
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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Müller, Walter W. 1974 c: 149-150, pl. 13/43Müller, Walter W. 1974. Weitere qatabānische und ḥaḍramitische Stücke der Sammlung Graf. Neue Ephemeris für semitische Epigraphik, 2: 149-153.