Two Palmyrene Funerary Stelae in the Collection of the American Academy in Rome

Faculty/Professorship: Ancient History  
Author(s): Hutton, Jeremy; Klein, Konstantin
Title of the Journal: Journal of Northwest Semitic languages : JNSL
ISSN: 0085-2414
Corporate Body: Department of Ancient Studies, University of Stellenbosch
Publisher Information: Stellenbosch
Year of publication: 2018
Volume: 44
Issue: 1
Pages: 29-40
Language(s): English
There are two Palmyrene funerary stelae in the archaeological study collection of the American Academy in Rome (nos. H28, H29); neither has seen previous publication. The present study offers an art historical and epigraphic description of these objects, discussing the Palmyrene names found in the inscriptions. Together, they provide some new access points into the onomasticon of Palmyra and its environs.
Peer Reviewed: Ja
International Distribution: Ja
Type: Article
Year of publication: 1. August 2018