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Cast Plaque (White)

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Site Name:
Persepolis
Donor Name:
Hon. Truxton Beale
Collector:
Hon. Truxton Beale
Height:
20cm
Depth:
135cm
Width:
2m
Unknown:
23cm
Object Type:
Cast
Place:
Fars Province, Iran
Accession Date:
1892
Collection Date:
1892
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
See description and illustration (Plate 1) in U.S. National Museum Annual Report for 1893, p. 751-3. This can be viewed online here https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8975077 .
From card: "Orig. of Limestone. Inscription from Persepolis. Text in Persian cunieform, at command of Artaxerxes (III) Ochus, who reigned 358-344 B.C. Translation in N.M. Rep't for 1893, p. 753. Ill., S.I. An. Rep, 1922, Casanowicz, pl. 13."
Record Last Modified:
11 Oct 2017
Topic:
Archaeology
Accession Number:
025581
USNM Number:
A154460-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8026197
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