Mesopotamian clay cuneiform tablet

Mesopotamian clay cuneiform tablet
Old Babylonian, 20th to 16th Century BC

A clay cuneiform tablet retaining parts of several lines of inscription on both sides.

43 x 38 mm

Restored with a large patch of reconstruction across the middle.

Supplied with acrylic stand.

Shipping is insured.

Provenance information: Purchased by the current owner on 2020 in UK, Wiltshire. From: H.G. Previous ownership history, Ex. private collection, Hawaii, USA; thence ex. Kaye Fredericks collection, USA. Accompanied by a trade label from Pegasi Numismatics, Michigan, USA.

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Lot details
cuneiform tablet
Century/ Timeframe
Old Babylonian, 20th to 16th Century BC
Good Condition, See Photo
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