Clay tablet. Table for the water clock; scribe Nabû-apla-iddina.
- Excavated/Findspot: Babylon (probably)
- (Asia,Middle East,Iraq,South Iraq,Babylon)
- Height: 8.2 centimetres
- Width: 11.8 centimetres
- Thickness: 2.5 centimetres
Inscription CommentThe tablet is signed by the scribe Nabu-aapla-iddin
28 August 1961
Fired, desalinated and treated
Firing 76 contained 500 tablets and fragmentsTray 6 contained 18 tablets and fragments, of which 13 recordedFired, desalinated and treated
Clay cuneiform tablet; Late Babylonian table for the water clock, giving two alternative values for the weight of water which corrsponded to a watch of the night at 5-day intervals throughout the year. The tablet is signed by the scribe Nabu-aapla-iddin.
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Object reference number: WCT53249
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