Aramaic Inscription from Hatra

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 04 June 2019
Aramaic Inscription from Hatra

This marble slab was inscribed with an Aramaic script mentioning the name of "Hatra" as the center of the region "Araba". From the 11th temple at From Hatra, Ninawa Governorate, Iraq. Parthian period, 1st to 3rd century CE. On display at the Iraq Museum in Baghdad, Republic of Iraq.


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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, June 04). Aramaic Inscription from Hatra. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10840/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Aramaic Inscription from Hatra." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 04, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10840/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Aramaic Inscription from Hatra." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 04 Jun 2019. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

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