Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Neta Dror
Aramaic administrative document
Tel Beersheva
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Ink on pottery
H: 4.4; L: 6.7 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1972-130
 
 
Inscription: “On 26 Sivan year seven ... w(heat) k(ors) 2, s(eahs) 3 [symbol] 3 (and) a h(alf) ... (delivered) to ... ”

Publications:
Hestrin, Ruth, Israeli, Yael, Meshorer, Yaakov, Eitan, Avraham, Inscriptions reveal: Documents from the time of the Bible, the Mishna and the Talmud, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1973, English / Hebrew

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir