Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Neta Dror
Aramaic administrative document
Beersheba
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Ink on pottery
W: 4.5; L: 9 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1972-137
 
 
Inscription: “On 15 of Elul year four from ... w(heat) s(eahs) 8”

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