Seal, garnet, oval cabochon with hollowed base. Pierced. One line of angular script.
- Length: 11 millimetres
- Width: 10 millimetres
- Diameter: 5 millimetres
Inscription Content(الرقاد/ الرواد بن حله (؟
Inscription Transliterational-Riqād (?) b. Ḥ-1-h (?)
Inscription CommentThe area around the inscription is damaged and therefore unclear. Possible readings for the first name are al-Riqad, attested in Tabari (al-Riqad b. Ziyād n.d., 6:301 and elsewhere) or al-Ruwwad (check Safadi). The second name is unclear.
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Object reference number: RRM33378
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