Stele with a standing boy holding a bird.

Stele with a standing boy holding a bird


Stele with a standing boy holding a bird. Lower part missing, broken at left. The inscription above the right shoulder is in Palmyrene Aramaic.

The reading is as in the following:

n’r[y] | zbyd[’ br] | mlk[w] | br […] [bl]

“Noarai Zebida, son of Malku, son of – – -, alas!”

L. 1 : n’ry as in RSP 119 (Greek transcription Νοαραιος, see CIS II, 3, 3917).

  • Material: Limestone.

  • Item Dimensions:

  • Date: the beginning of 2nd century.

  • Excavated from: Palmyra-

  • Archaeological Mission:

  • Archaeological Museum Of Palmyra – 2011

Excavation Site Location

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