The Inscription of King Yeḥawmilk (2.32)
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Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; West Semitic Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Dedicatory Inscriptions; Phoenician Inscriptions

Commentary

The limestone stele measuring × x 24 cm was found in 1869 by a local planter of trees in the ruins of the ancient sanctuary of the Mistress of Byblos/Gubal. The missing lower right part was discovered much later at the excavation conducted by Maurice Dunand and published by him in 1939. On the upper p…

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Segert, Stanislav, “The Inscription of King Yeḥawmilk (2.32)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 23 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_32>



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