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Lot 0636
2000-1700 BC. A baked clay rectangular tablet with lines of cuneiform inscription to both sides and top edge; accompanied by an original old scholarly note, hand written and unsigned by W.G. Lambert, late Professor of Assyriology, University of Birmingham, 1970-1993, which states: 'Old Babylonian administration document, c.2000-1600 B.C.'. 203 grams, 89mm (3 1/2"). Property of a London gentleman; part of his family collection since the 1970s; collection number 5; accompanied by an original hand written note by Professor W.G. Lambert.


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Old Babylonian Cuneiform Document

Estimate £400 - £600Feb 21, 2018