Seal of Shema, Servant of Jereboam

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William Brown
by Mark Lidzbarski
published on 30 January 2020
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An ancient Israelite stamp seal from Megiddo, excavated in 1904 CE. The text says, "Belonging to Shema, servant of Jereboam." Accompanying the text is the image of a roaring lion facing left.

Image taken from Mark Lidzbarski, Ephemeris für semitische Epigraphik (Verlag von Alfred Töpelmann: Giessen, 1908), 140.

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Lidzbarski, Mark. "Seal of Shema, Servant of Jereboam." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 Jan 2020. Web. 15 Oct 2021.