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Brick

Object Number:2013-23-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Elamite
Provenience: Iran
Choga Zanbil (uncertain)
Period: Middle Elamite Period
Date Made: circa 1250 BCE
Early Date: -1251
Late Date: -1249
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Clay
Inscription Language:Elamite Language
Cuneiform
Height: 9 cm
Width: 36 cm
Depth: 36 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Tenley M. and Rouyan V. Jones, 2013

Description

Clay brick with dedicatory inscription by Untash-Naparisha, King of Elam, in Elamite language using Mesopotamian cuneiform script. Inscription appears on one side - front.

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