Gelb, Ignace J.

Gelb, Ignace J.

Gelb, Ignace J.
Kudurru (Tablet) 1
I: Individuals and Groups
Basalt tablet inscribed with pre-cuneiform writing, dated to around 2,700 BCE. The artifact is used by Ignace J. Gelb, the William H. Colvin Research Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago, in his research on the rural economy of ancient Mesopotamia.
Gelb, Ignace Jay, 1907-1985 | Tablets (Information artifacts) | University of Chicago. Oriental Institute
Photographic prints; 18.9 x 24.0 cm
University of Chicago. News Office. Photographs
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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