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Tablet with cuneiform inscription

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Clay tablet inscribed on both sides with cuneiform text in Old Babylonian.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Middle Bronze Age, Old Babylonian Period, 1799–1700 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 58 x 51 x 21 mm (2 5/16 x 2 x 13/16 inches)

Accession Number

1979.611

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions