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Mesopotamian Tablet
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Mesopotamian Tablet


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This tablet has a cuneiform inscription on two faces, was blackened in baking, and is broken in two parts. It was repaired in 1957 and may be a forgery.
Provenance Sadie Jones (Mrs. Henry Walters), New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sale, Joseph Brummer, New York, 1941; Walters Art Museum, 1941, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Inscription]
Credit Museum purchase, 1941

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Creator
Period
3000-2000 BC
Medium
clay
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.1803
Measurements
H: 2 5/16 x W: 1 7/8 in. (5.8 x 4.8 cm)
Geography
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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