Skip to contentSkip to navigation
Become a Member
Explore today's schedule
Visit MMFA for free by becoming a Member
Learn more
Back

Cuneiform Tablet

Location

IRAQ

Era

Probably Paleo-Babylonian period (2004-1595 B.C.E.)

Title

Cuneiform Tablet

Materials

Earthenware

Dimensions

4.8 x 7 x 1.9 cm

Credits

Gift of Walter S. Primley, inv. 1947.Ea.4

Collection

Archeology and World Cultures

Inscription:

“Sîn-Kâshid, mighty man, king of Uruk, king of Amnanum, patron of Eanna, after he had built [the temple of] Eanna, the palace of his monarchy”

A touch of culture to your inbox
Subscribe to the Museum newsletter

Bourgie Hall Newsletter sign up

This website uses cookies in order to optimize your browsing experience and for promotional purposes. To learn more, please see our policy on the protection of personal Iinformation