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IA 28, recto
IA 28, recto

Fragmentary Document

IA 28

Bactria

first half of the fifth centruy BC

IA 28, recto

Fragmentary Document

IA 28

Bactria

first half of the fifth centruy BC

ink on leather

written in Official Aramaic

3.2 x 20.5cm (maximum)

The small elongated strip contains two lines from what may have been a legal document or a letter. The script is of an earlier period than the rest of the Aramaic writings in the Khalili Collection.

J. Naveh & S. Shaked, Aramaic Documents from Ancient Bactria (Fourth Century BCE), London 2012, no.B10, pp.170–71.