Door Socket


Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iraq | Nippur

Curatorial Section: Babylonian

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Object Number CBS8751
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Culture Babylonian
Provenience Iraq | Nippur
Period Old Akkadian Period
Date Made 2340-2200 BCE
Section Babylonian
Materials Diorite

CBS Register: door socket in diorite. Sargon I.

Sharkalisharri. Royal/Monumental text. (CDLI Composite: Q000861). Dos bases de puerta, 1 media luna y una tablilla, todas con la misma inscripción. See CDLI for transliteration info and line art (hand drawing of inscription).

Height 75 cm
Width 41.5 cm
Thickness 17.5 cm
Credit Line Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number P216194 - CDLI Number | B8751 - Old Museum Number | CBS 08751 - Other Number

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