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Written In Stone: Pre-Islamic Period Inscriptions
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Safaitic (10)

This partially deciphered inscription is pecked into the rock, in a semicircular form. It should be read from right to left.

sh l b / bn / a'a a(in) t l / r t s w q /w k t m

Shalab bin A'atel Tashouq wa Kutam

(Not yet fully deciphered / translated)

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22cm x 36cm x 7cm
NMSA Object #848
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