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Safaitic (6)

This is inscription bears the name of a large and important family in the region.

Transcription
L'harab bin Ashamo Aa'mal A'ahan w Alaz min qabilat Lnab.
(family and tribe name)

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18cm x 12cm x 10cm
NMSA Object #786
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