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Seal impression:

Seal impression:

Seal impression:

(Belonging) to Nahum son of Ananyahu

Clay

H: 1.1; W: 0.9 cm

IAA:

1968-252/2

Archaeology/Israelite & Persian Periods

In an administrative building uncovered in the city of Lachish, a small jug was found containing 17 seal impressions. The impressions, which originally sealed papyrus documents, may have been saved by clerks as evidence that the documents had been opened.