Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Aramaic administrative document
Persian period, 4th century BCE
Ink on pottery
H: 4.1; W: 6.9 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1972-128
Inscription: “(Give to) Abdimelekh (for) 1 horse b(arley) s(eah) 1 ... on the seventh”

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