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Mesopotamico Argilla Frammento di tavoletta cuneiforme con supporto di presentazione
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Mesopotamico Argilla Frammento di tavoletta cuneiforme con supporto di presentazione

Ancient Mesopotamian clay cuneiform tablet dating to The Old Babylonian Period (between 1894 BC - 1595 BC). The artifact is cone-shaped with engraved cuneiform text running horizontally from the front left to right front side. Used characteristic notation consisting of wedge-shaped impressions formed into the signs is considered as the earliest form of writing. The back of the tablet is a sharply sloping, irregular surface with perfectly preserved earth deposits. The lower part constituting the base is flat with a few shallow recesses that do not have any effect on the excellent stabilization of the tablet. Cuneiform tablets are important pieces of history being a testimony to the next step in the development of human civilization. In the past they were used to record administrative documents, personal correspondence, and also to preserve stories and myths. * According to received information... presented fragment may contain an extremely rare record of the myth about the Assyrian king Ishme-Dagan. Dimensions: 28mm (W) x 24mm (D) x 27mm (H) Good condition (please check the photos) CUNEIFORM TABLET WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY: * Presentation stand to show an artifact in its full splendor (+ additional mounting putty). * Certificate of Authenticity with all information about the artifact along with its photos. Document is providing the owner of this object its lifetime authenticity warranty. PROVENANCE INFORMATION: Purchased by our company in 2022 from Dutch ancient art gallery. Previous ownership history: - Gallery C.M. the United Kingdom collection (collected in the 50's) - Gallery J.A. Raamsdonksveer, The Netherlands collection

N. 85529081

Non più disponibile
Mesopotamico Argilla Frammento di tavoletta cuneiforme con supporto di presentazione

Mesopotamico Argilla Frammento di tavoletta cuneiforme con supporto di presentazione

Ancient Mesopotamian clay cuneiform tablet dating to The Old Babylonian Period (between 1894 BC - 1595 BC). The artifact is cone-shaped with engraved cuneiform text running horizontally from the front left to right front side. Used characteristic notation consisting of wedge-shaped impressions formed into the signs is considered as the earliest form of writing. The back of the tablet is a sharply sloping, irregular surface with perfectly preserved earth deposits. The lower part constituting the base is flat with a few shallow recesses that do not have any effect on the excellent stabilization of the tablet.

Cuneiform tablets are important pieces of history being a testimony to the next step in the development of human civilization. In the past they were used to record administrative documents, personal correspondence, and also to preserve stories and myths.

* According to received information...
presented fragment may contain an extremely
rare record of the myth about the Assyrian king
Ishme-Dagan.

Dimensions: 28mm (W) x 24mm (D) x 27mm (H)

Good condition (please check the photos)

CUNEIFORM TABLET WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY:

* Presentation stand to show an artifact in its full splendor (+ additional mounting putty).

* Certificate of Authenticity with all information about the artifact along with its photos. Document is providing the owner of this object its lifetime authenticity warranty.

PROVENANCE INFORMATION:
Purchased by our company in 2022 from Dutch ancient art gallery.

Previous ownership history:

- Gallery C.M. the United Kingdom
collection (collected in the 50's)

- Gallery J.A. Raamsdonksveer,
The Netherlands collection

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