- Museum number
Part of neck and body of translucent white and yellow-brown calcite jar with banding cut horizontally: an Egyptian vessel with part of engraved trilingual or quadrilingual cuneiform inscription in Old Persian, Elamite and Babylonian; exterior polished.
- Production date
Thickness: 0.50 - 1.10 centimetres (thickest at the shoulder)
Height: 9.40 centimetres (extant)
Height: 11.70 centimetres (on polished stone base)
Thickness: 2.90 centimetres (on polished stone base)
Width: 5.20 centimetres (on polished stone base)
Width: 4.30 centimetres
- Inscription subject
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2006 7 Mar-11 Jun, Barcelona, Fundacion La Caixa, 'L'imperi Oblidat'
2005-2006 Sept-Jan, London, BM, 'Forgotten Empire'
1995-2005, 17 Nov-Dec, BM, G52/IRAN/8, no.8.
Persian Room, wall-case [WC] 15, top shelf.
Babylonian & Assyrian Room, wall-cases 28-29 (1900 Guide)
- Fair; incomplete; part of neck and body only.
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 8 (on attached paper label)