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IMAGE number
BLP1220354
Title
Babylonian land deal tablet, c.888-855 BC (stone)
Artist
Babylonian, (9th Century BC)
Location
British Museum, London, UK
Medium
stone
Date
c. 888 BC - c. 855 BC (C9th BC)
Description
Nabû-apla-iddina, 6th king of the dynasty of E of Babylon (r. c.888-855 BC) confirms a grant of land to a priest of the same name. Found at Abu-Habbah, or Sippar, in 1881 by Hormuzd Rassam.
Photo credit
Photo © Zev Radovan / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
priest / priests / monk / clergy / monks / religious orders / religious order / religion / religious / relief / land deal / man / men / inscription / royal / priests / tablet / hormuzd rassam / royalty / babylon / inscriptions / royals / mesopotamia / nabû-apla-iddina / kings / babylonian / male / writing / southwest asia / tablets / king / cuneiform / mesopotamian / plaques / reliefs / plaque
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