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IMAGE number
TRK2653861
Title
The Octagonal clay prism (ca, 1100 BC) with the annals of the Assyrian king Tiglath-Pileser I, 1114-1076 BC
Location
British Museum, London, UK
Date
1114 BC - 1076 BC
Description
The Octagonal clay prism (ca. 1100 BC) with the annals of the Assyrian king Tiglath-Pileser I (1114-1076 B.C.). This text spoke of a campaign of king Tiglath-pileser against the land of ?atti. It comes from the temple of Anu and Adad in Assur. Cuneiform inscription. British Museum. London. United Kingdom
Photo credit
Tarker / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ 12th Century B.C. / ancient age / Art / Assur / Assyria / Assyrian / clay / conquest Carchemish / cuneiform / geometry / historical / History / hunting / inscription / king / Kumuh / mathematics / maths / Mesopotamian / Middle Assyrian Empire / military / Muski / octagonal / octogonal / prism / prismatic / script / scripture / Tiglath-Pileser I / writing
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