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2011.3765
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Geolocation

Description

Trapezoid clay block with holes pressed into four sides, hole bored through middle, eight lines of cuneiform on base.

Inscription

Eight lines of cuneiform on underside. Text mentions the life of Lilth, the first woman.

Notes

Alan Cole
Elamite brick mentioning the life of Lilith (the first woman) cut, sawn, and drilled to resemble a seal - for spurious purposes or as an amulet? 1156-55 BC.

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

Cuneiform brick

Category

Cuneiform brick

Materials

clay

Dimensions

w: 39, h: 56, d: 44