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Student's Cuneiform Tablet with Names Beginning with "King", ca. 1800 BCE

  • Sumerian, Mesopotamian

Clay

  • Overall (diam. x depth): 3 1/2 inches × 1 inches (8.9 × 2.5 cm)

Gift of Henry G. Stevens

19.24.20

On View

  • Ancient Middle East Gallery

Department

Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Broken
  • Third dynasty of ur
  • Clay
  • Fragments
  • Cuneiform
  • Tablet
  • Circular
  • Iraq

Prof. Albert Clay, Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut, USA); purchased by Henry Glover Stevens (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 1, no. 1 (1919): pp.11, 12.

Sumerian, Mesopotamian, Student's Cuneiform Tablet with Names Beginning with "King", ca. 1800 BCE, clay. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Henry G. Stevens, 19.24.20.