Funerary Stele of Errethas and Marthes

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 02 June 2018
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The inscription on this basalt funerary stele mentions the names of Errethas and Marthes. Roman Period, January 109 CE. From Damascus, in modern-day Syria. (Museum of Archaeology, Istanbul, Turkey).

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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. (2018, June 02). Funerary Stele of Errethas and Marthes. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8772/funerary-stele-of-errethas-and-marthes/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Funerary Stele of Errethas and Marthes." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Jun 2018. Web. 21 Oct 2021.