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Cebel Ires Daği (3.55)
(2,712 words)

Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Contracts; Phoenician


This inscription, written in good standard (Tyro-Sidonian) Phoenician and dating approximately to 625–600 bce, was incised on a coarse, dark limestone in the rough shape of a prism with three sides (measuring.545 m maximum in length along its base,.175 m in height and.315 m maximum in depth). The three sides (designated A, B, and C) follow an interlocking order with…

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Younger, K. Lawson, Jr., “Cebel Ires Daği (3.55)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 07 December 2021 <>

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