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Collections of more than 10,000 tablets

The nine largest collections of cuneiform tablets in the world, listed below, accounts for almost two-thirds of the known cuneiform documents.

Arkeoloji Müzerleri, Istanbul, Turkey (currently 18,721 texts catalogued)

Anadolu Medeniyetleri Müzesi, Ankara, Turkey (currently 15,207 texts catalogued)

British Museum, London, UK (currently 71,800 texts catalogued)

Louvre Museum, Paris, France (currently 12,517 texts catalogued)

National Museum of Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq (currently 14,793 texts catalogued)

Penn Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA (currently 27,350 texts catalogued)

Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany (currently 10,399 texts catalogued)

Yale Babylonian Collection, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (currently 25,484 texts catalogued)

Department of Near Eastern Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA (currently 10,563 texts catalogued)

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