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Ancient Art (Mediterranean & Near East)
ca. 2000 BCE
Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BCE)
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Gift of Mr. Gordon Thompson in memory of his father, William G. Thompson, D.D., a student of Babylonian archaeology
Location: Not currently on view
Ur III, Umma; Messenger tablet
as per Marcel Sigrist, "Documents from Tablet Collections in Rochester New York," 1991
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Article Scope: Entry.
Documents from Tablet Collections in Rochester New York.
Bethesda, MD: CDL Press
Article Title: P128261.
Article Scope: Entry and reproduction.
Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative.
Los Angeles, CA: University of California at Los Angeles, 2011.
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Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative
An international catalogue of cuneiform tablets, compiled by scholars at UCLA and the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science. MAG's cuneiforms were examined by a scholar in the summer of 2011.
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