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Clay tablet
Third Dynasty of Ur 2112 BCE-2004 BCE

Medium
fired clay
Measurements
1.3 × 2.5 × 2.7 cm
Place/s of Execution
Iraq
Accession Number
2908A-D3
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1927
Gallery location
The Ancient World
Level 2, NGV International
Description
Pillow-shape tablet in reddish clay, with cuneiform text on both sides. Record of deliveries of animals (Jeremy Black).