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IMAGE number
AMO113735
Title
Astronomical tablet from Kish, recording the rising and settings of Venus from the first 6 years of the reign of the King of Babylon, 7th century (carved clay)
Artist
Babylonian
Location
Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK
Medium
argile sculptée
Date
(C7th BC)
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • amq
  • astronomy
  • babylonian
  • calendar
  • cuneiform
  • inscription
  • planet
  • planetary
  • record
  • script
  • time
  • writing

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