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Inscription

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Object Number:43-6-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Assyrian
Provenience: Near East
Period: Neo-Assyrian Period
Date Made: 911-612 BCE
Early Date: -911
Late Date: -612
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Soapstone
Technique:Inscribed
Inscription Language:Akkadian Language
Length: 15.9 cm
Width: 11 cm
Thickness: 0.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Frank H. Bachman, 1943
Other Number:P461836 - CDLI Number
UM 43-06-001 - Other Number

Description

Soapstone; with fragment of inscription of a king of Assyria, about 800 B.C. Royal/Monumental text.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

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