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Tablet

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Object Number:73-8-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Elamite
Provenience: Iran
Malyan
Locus: EE 41, lot 33, -, 45
Period: Middle Elamite Period
Date Made: 1300-1000 BCE
Early Date: -1300
Late Date: -1000
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Economic Text
Inscription Language:Elamite Language
Length: 5.6 cm
Width: 2 cm
Thickness: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:The Malyan Project, Dr. William M. Sumner, 1973
Other Number:M-552 - Field No SF
Operation EE 41 Lot 33/45 - Other Number
P257476 - CDLI Number
UM 73-08-007 - Other Number

Description

Intact bullet-shaped clay tablet. Economic document dealing with gold, in Elamite language. 3 lines (Obv.) + 2 lines (Lo. Ed.) = 3 lines (Rev.) = 8 lines of script. Seal impression on left edge and upper edge. Administrative text. Account of gold/statues wieghed received and transfered; seals; 3x2x3 lines; 5.6x2.0x1.3.

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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