Most Important Cuneiform Objects 71-80

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71. The Ugaritic Baal Myth, tablet four

A sweeping tale of Baal’s struggle for an elevated position in the divine pantheon. More information...

Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience:Ras Shamra, Syria
Period: Late Bronze Age (c. 1400-1200 BC)
Current location: The National Museum of Aleppo, Syria\\]


72. Proof of the Sumerian UD.GAL.NUN orthography

Artifact: Clay tablet
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Current location: \\]


K02694+K03050 73. Ashurbanipal praising his education

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Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: Nineveh
Period: Neo-Assyrian (ca. 911-612 BC)
Current location: British Museum, London


74. The Diviner's Ritual

The tablet, whose content was interpreted as highlighting the rituals undertaken by the diviner, is unique so far in the cuneiform textual record. More information...

Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: Unprovenanced
Period: Old Babylonian
Current location: Harvard Semitic Museum


75. Paleography Exercise CTN 4, 229

Artifact: Clay tablet
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76. Lamentation over the Destruction of Lagash

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Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: Girsu
Period: ED IIIb
Current location: Louvre, Paris


77. Tablet I of the Creation Myth

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Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: Kish
Period: Neo-Babylonian
Current location: Ashmolean Museum, Oxford


78. Old Babylonian list of deities

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Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: Unprovenanced
Period: Old Babylonian
Current location: Louvre, Paris


79. Mathematical text BM 13901

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Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: uncertain
Period: Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Current location: British Museum, London\\]


80. Square root of Two

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Artifact: Clay tablet
Provenience: uncertain
Period: Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Current location: Yale Babylonian Collection, New heaven\\]


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