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Primary publication: RIMB 3.nn
Author: nn
Publication date: nd
Secondary publication(s): Stolper, Matthew W., AfO 27 (1980) 176
Author remarks: sherd of fine-grained white stone, roughly incised with the beginning of the Elam. and Babyl. spellings of the RN, in two lines; provenience unknown. The complete vessel was probably trilingual or quadrilingual.
Published collation:
CDLI no.: P247522
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001sf243
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20040628 noname
Transliteration: cdlistaff (check)
Translation: uncertain
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Collection Information
Owner: Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Museum no.: KM 90109
Accession no.:
Acquisition history: Gift of American School of Oriental Research

Text Content:
Genre: Royal/Monumental
Sub-genre: witness
Sub-genre remarks: Remnants of inscription on stone, very fragmentary, possibly fragment of a statue?
Composite no.: needed
Language: Akkadian; Elamite; Persian; Egyptian ?
Physical Information
Object type: other (see object remarks)
Material: stone: alabaster
Object remarks: alabastron ?
Measurements (mm): ? x ? x ?
Object preservation: fragment
Surface preservation: Good
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Seal information:
Provenience: uncertain (mod. uncertain)
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Period: Achaemenid (547-331 BC)
Period remarks:
Date of Origin: Artaxerxes1.00.00.00
Dates referenced: Artaxerxes1.00.00.00
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Alabastron ?

surface a
1. [a-r-t-x]-$#-[c,-a] : [x-$-a-y-t'-i-y]
#tr.en: Artaxerxes, the king.
# Persian
2. {disz}ir-tak-ik-[sza2-isz-sza2 {disz}sunki]
#tr.en: Artaxerxes, the king.
# Elamite
3. {disz#}ar-ta-ak#-[sza2-as-su _lugal_]
#tr.en: Artaxerxes, the king.
# Akkadian
4. [3-rw-T-xA-S-s-SA pr-aA]
#tr.en: Artaxerxes, the king.
# Egyptian