Text fragment

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Neo-Assyrian Period
699–612 B.C.


Dimensions

.Overall: 64 x 46 x 24 mm (2 1/2 x 1 13/16 x 15/16 inches)

Accession Number

1981.156

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

Top left corner of a text recording the proper rituals for preparing a tomb in each month of the year; reverse inscribed but illegible.

Provenance

May 13, 1981:gift of the John Gardner Greene Trust, Boston.

Credit Line

Gift of the John Gardner Greene Trust