Accession No.:

2011.3768
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Description

Bone, said to be a cuneiform stylus. The end of the stylus has been chamfered to form a wedge.
'C169' (ex collection reference) has been written in white on back of stylus.

Inscription

C169 written in white on back.

Notes

Alan Cole
This was purchased from Charles Ede in the 1960s and was described as 'a bone cuneiform stylus found in Mesopotamia. Ex. Private collection.'

Language

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Associated Parties

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Place of Creation

Iraq, Asia

Creator

Date Created

No information available

Collection

Mesopotamian

Series

Antiquities

Object Type

Stylus

Category

Stylus

Materials

bone

Dimensions

w: 16, h: 147, d: 14