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Original Image
Region: Al-Hasakah
Place: Qasrōk
Location: Mōr Šemʿūn d'Zayte Syrian Orthodox Church
Sub-Location: Church yard
Previous Location: Field, north of the village
Material: Basalt
Dimensions: 0.70m x 0.50m - text is found on the front of the stone. Measurements include AB.01.11A
Language: Syriac
Script: Modified Estrangela
Date: 952
Collection: Talay
References: Talay 2003, pp. 96-98

Historical Supplement

Qasrōk, Syria


3.  Ḥabbī, son of

4.  Ḥabbībo. May our Lord

5.  give rest to his soul in paradise.

6.  His death, with which he departed from us

7.  (was) in the year

8.  three hundred

9.  and thirty

10. of Hijra.