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Library of Ashurbanipal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    99016

  • Title (series)

    • Library of Ashurbanipal
  • Description

    Broken clay tablet, letter, 14 + 1 + 15 lines of inscription, Late Babylonian. Probably a letter addressed to the king. Reference is made to the "turtan", and to troops and horses.

  • Culture/period

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  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 3.17 centimetres
    • Width: 6.66 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        cuneiform
  • Bibliography

    • King 1914a bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1904

  • Department

    Middle East

  • BM/Big number

    99016

  • Registration number

    1904,1009.45


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