Achaemenid Royal Inscriptions: collection of Old Persian cuneiform texts from the sixth, fifth, and fourth centuries BCE, left by the Achaemenid kings on their official monuments.
DSn, inscription on a statue from Susa
Inscription in Old Persian, Elamite, and Babylonian, written on the garment of a broken statue.
- imam \ patikaram \ Dârayavauš \ XŠ \ niyaštâya \ cartanaiy : [lacuna]
- [lacuna]na \ Dârayavaum \ XŠyam \ AM \ pâtuv \ utâ \ tya \ kartam
King Darius ordered this sculpture? to be made [...]
[...] May Ahuramazda protect king Darius and what he makes.
- Pierre Lecoq, Les inscriptions de la Perse achéménide (1997 Paris)