TABLET - Sumerian

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Product Number:54530

Size:

5 1/4" x 3 1/4"

Date:

2200 BC
Terracotta tablet with 10 rows of cuneiform inscriptions on the front, five rows of cuneiform inscriptions on the reverse. Thousands of terracotta tablets and inscriptions that have been preserved tell about the Sumerian government, law, business practices and religion. The tablets also show that the Sumerians had some knowledge of mathematics, astronomy and medicine. Unusually large. Earthen patina.

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