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Brick

Object Number:B8624
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Baghdad
Period: Neo-Babylonian
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Clay
Technique:Stamped
Inscription Language:Akkadian Language
Height: 7.5 cm
Length: 15 cm
Width: 10 cm
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition, Hermann V. Hilprecht, 1899
Other Number:E1 no. 290 - Other Number

Description

Fragment. Stamp inscription.

CBS Register: Baghdad, Segment of brick, 4 lines of Old Babylonian Inscription, Nebuchadnezzar. from Neb's embankments on the W side of the Tigris, opposite Baghdad. Jan. 1889.

Behrens: Nebukadnezar II 39 (Walker Brick Inscriptions Nr. 100)

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