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Ur Digitization Project: July 2013

Electrotype copy of the helmet of Meskalamdug. The gold original is in the Iraq National Museum

By: Brad Hafford

Documents of the month Spotlight on archival records of the Ur excavations With special thanks to all the volunteers transcribing them Cablegrams announcing finds (PA1-11-7-1927 and PA1-12-14a-1927) Not only were thousands of ancient tablets excavated at the ancient site of Ur, but thousands of modern documents were created in the process of excavating them and […]

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