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Vase

Alabastron

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Object Number:B9208
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Persian
Elamite
Babylonian
Egyptian
Provenience: Iraq
Babylon
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Alabaster
Technique:Inscribed
Iconography:Inscription
Artaxerxes I
Inscription Language:Elamite Language
Babylonian Language
Hieroglyphic
Old Persian
Credit Line:Purchased from Prof. Mordtman, 1897

Description

Alabaster vase with with quadrilingual inscription written in Old Persian, Elamite, Babylonian and Egyptian hieroglyphs with the name "Artaxerxes I".

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Journal] Legrain, Leon. The Babylonian Collections of the University Museum Vol.: Vol. 10, Nos. 3-4.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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