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01 Religious and ideological doctrines and imagery




Keywords
dedications
Period
Roman Empire
Channel
Aramaic culture


Text
Aramaic Inscription from Sumatar Harabesi:
Sila son of Sila has made the image for the god Sin for the life of Tiridates son of Adona and for the life of his brothers.


Source (list of abbreviations)
Aramaic Inscription from Sumatar Harabesi

Bibliography

Dijkstra 1995, 255Dijkstra, Klaas. Life and Loyalty. A Study in the Socio-Religious Culture of Syria and Mesopotamia in the Graeco-Roman Period Based on Epigraphical Evidence. Religions in the Graeco-Roman World 128. Leiden, New York, Cologne: E. J. Brill 1995.
Drijvers 1980, 123Drijvers, Han J. W. Cults and Beliefs at Edessa. √Čtudes Pr√©liminaires aux Religions Orientales dans l'Empire Romain 82. Leiden: E. J. Brill 1980.

Amar Annus


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