The site's building activity is datable
to two separate periods, one indicated by a mud-brick ritual structure and the other by three schist sanctuaries, as well as other buildings.
The argument and documents adduced in this chapter support Bagnall's earlier assertion that for two reasons "the inherit probability of finding many Christian books truly datable
to the second century is very low" (65): (1) prohibitive cost and (2) the weak institutional base of the Church in the second century that precludes having the monetary wherewithal to purchase books.
Chapter 1 is a brief introduction to the plays themselves and includes a list of the datable
plays of Aristophanes, together with important political and military events.
The first datable
reference to the people of Israel comes in the 13th century BCE, on an Egyptian stele erected by Pharaoh Merenptah to celebrate his military victories.
Among the highlights is a double leaf from one of the earliest accurately datable
Korans, endowed to a religious foundation in Tyre (Lebanon) by the Abbasid governor of Syria in AD 876.
Barbero provides a detailed codicological description of all sixty-nine extant manuscripts of the work, most of which are datable
to the second and third quarter of the fifteenth century and locatable to the Veneto and Lombardy, where Barzizza lived and taught.
It seemed like a great way to meet nice, smart, potentially datable
This can be interpreted as a pattern of cultural change or natural decay in datable
The earliest eighteen caves, numbered 5, 9, 10-13, 15-24, 26, and 28, and two small niches (Caves 25 and 27) are datable
to the late fifth and sixth centuries in the Southern Dynasties (Lin 2005, 275-308).
Spier writes, the early Christians 'were slow to express their religious beliefs pictorially, and no churches, decorated tombs, nor indeed Christian works of art of any kind datable
before the third century are known".
He is said to have lived around 1189, but his first datable
appearance is in John Langland's poem Piers Plowman in about 1377.
However, none of the older sites included datable
human remains, and questions linger over the accuracy of the artifact dates.
A chronologic typology depends on a sequence of safely datable
specimens to which others can be compared, and such a corpus proved impossible to establish due to the problematic nature of the source material.
Each is set in a different season, and though it's clear Teodors is growing older, helmers avoid datable
markers and period detail.
Somewhat surprisingly, this discussion includes material datable
to the fourth century, well beyond the defined period of the volume.