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IA 22, recto & verso
IA 22, recto & verso

List of Supplies

IA 22

Bactria

20 Sebat, year 2 of an unspecified reign, possibly that of Alexander the Great, in which case it would correspond to 12 February 329 BC

IA 22, recto & verso

List of Supplies

IA 22

Bactria

20 Sebat, year 2 of an unspecified reign, possibly that of Alexander the Great, in which case it would correspond to 12 February 329 BC

ink on leather

written in Official Aramaic

41.5 x 9.6cm

The document is made up of two pieces of leather of uneven colour that have been sewn together. The recto lists quantities of plain flour for the servants and the camel-drivers. The list on the verso includes wine for the superintendents and vinegar for provisions.

J. Naveh & S. Shaked, Aramaic Documents from Ancient Bactria (Fourth Century BCE), London 2012, no.C3, pp.192–7.