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Cuneiform tablet impressed with three cylinder seals and three stamp seals: renunciation of claim

Period:
Achaemenid
Date:
ca. 422 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia
Culture:
Achaemenid
Medium:
Clay
Dimensions:
7.2 x 8.7 x 2.9 cm (2 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Classification:
Clay-Tablets-Inscribed-Seal Impressions
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1886
Accession Number:
86.11.133
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1886, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
Spar, Ira, and Eva von Dassow. 2000. Cuneiform Texts in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Volume III: Private Archive Texts from the First Millennium B.C. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 127, pp. 256-261, pls. 99-100, 125.
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