[Return to Index]
The inscription is written in the middle Semitic script. The two words read ALWT and WLT, names similar to the Biblical name Goliath.
Middle Semitic Script
Date of Inscription:
900 to 1000 BCE
Location of Discovery:
Tell es-Safi, Southern Israel (Ancient Gath of the Philistines)
Date of Discovery:
The two words read ALWT and WLT, two names that are similar to the Biblical name Goliath.