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Tablet

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Object Number:79-25-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arabic
Provenience: Iran (uncertain)
Iraq (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Lead
Technique:Inscribed
Inscription Language:Arabic Language
Credit Line:Gift of Paul H. Downward through sister Mrs. C. Clay Aldridge, 1979

Description

Rolled lead tablet inscribed with Arabic inscription. Possibly a magical amulet.

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