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A complete Ur III clay cuneiform tablet and envelope

LATE 3RD MILLENNIUM B.C. (2112-2004 B.C.)

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A complete Ur III clay cuneiform tablet and envelope
Late 3rd millennium B.C. (2112-2004 B.C.)
One side of the envelope has been partially removed to reveal the tablet inside which is inscribed with a letter about a legal document concerning a loan of silver, minor chip to upper edge, the envelope with clear multiple seal impressions, 7.5 x 5.5 x 3 cm.; a complete Ur III administrative document, with 11 + 10 lines of text, concerning issues to workmen, small chip to lower edge, 8.1 x 5.4 x 2 cm.; a complete Ur III or Old Babylonian tablet, with 13 + 11 lines, concerning barley rations for a list of named people, late 3rd/early 2nd millennium B.C., 8.2 x 5.4 x 2.1 cm.; a complete Old Babylonian tablet, with multiple lines of text concerning barley rations for named individuals, 18th Century B.C., 3.9 x 7.7 x 2.2 cm.; and another administrative document, 19 + 16 lines, small chips to one edge, second half of 2nd millennium B.C., 7.8 x 4.2 x 2.1 cm. (5)
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