Near Eastern, Levantine, Phoenician
10th–9th century B.C.
Length: 20 mm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Two lines of incised inscription in Phoenician characters. “Of Eliagim Servant of the King” (Prof. Baramki, University of Beirut).
By date unknown: Burton Y. Berry Collection (said to be from Gaza); gift to MFA from Burton Y. Berry in Memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut, October 15, 1969
Gift of Burton Y. Berry in memory of Michel Chiha of Beirut