Common Grave

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A potter’s field, paupers’ grave or common grave is an American expression for a place for the burial of unknown or indigent people. “Potter’s field” is of Biblical origin, referring to Akeldama, bought by the high priests of Jerusalem for the burial of strangers, criminals, and the poor, and paid for with the coins that had been paid to Judas Iscariot for his identification of Jesus.

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