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Tablet Fragment

Object Number:29-16-84
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Period: Old Babylonian Period
Date Made: 1900-1600 BCE
Early Date: -1900
Late Date: -1600
Materials:Baked Clay
Inscription Language:Sumerian Language
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur, 1888-1900
Other Number:P256690 - CDLI Number
N 1321 + N 1570 (+) UM 29-16-084 - Other Number
N1321, N1570. - Associated Object Number


Fragment of two-column tablet containing the Sumerian-language composition "Gilgamesh and Huwawa A" ('Decad no. 10'). (ETCSL, CDLI Composite: Q000365). See CDLI for transliteration info. Joins with N1321 and N1570.

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