Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Neta Dror
“Ben Matton. 25 royal (measures). [W]ine of Gath Carmel. (royal emblem),” Phoenician inscription on a jar
Shiqmona, Israel
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Pottery and ink
L (inscription): 11 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1969-458

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