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Wednesday, 26 December 2012

Turquoise plate, Aramaic, Armenia

Below is my rendering from my sketch of the reverse of a plate in the National Museum Of Armenia, 2011.

The colour of the plate was Turquoise, yet it glistened.

On the reverse was an inscription in Imperial Aramaic.
http://www.omniglot.com/writing/aramaic.htm

The plate was about 170 mm in diametre.

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