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AB.01.11C

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: 0.32m x 0.48m - text is found on the side of the stone
Language: Syriac
Script: Modified Estrangela
Date: 952
Collection: Talay
References: Talay 2003, pp. 96-98

Historical Supplement

Qasrōk, Syria

Translation:

11. Wrote this inscription

12. his son Ḥabbīb the priest

13. Ended. 

Note: Standard English: 

      12: His son Ḥabbīb the priest

      11. Wrote this inscription

      13. Ended.