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Catalgoue of the Cuneiform tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum

British Museum. Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities.

Catalgoue of the Cuneiform tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum

by British Museum. Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities.

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Published by British Museum] in [London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby C. Bezold. Vol. 1.
ContributionsBezold, Carl.
The Physical Object
Pagination420p. ;
Number of Pages420
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16748074M

Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets (Kouyunjik Coll -British Museum) V - Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free. Work under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial -Share Alike Unported License. The Museum houses what was formerly the Hartford Cuneiform Tablet Collection, now the Andrews University Cuneiform Tablet Collection, which consists of about 3, ancient clay tablets ranging from the Third Dynasty of Ur (about BC) to the Achaemenid period. They have been studied and their contents have been published by Andrews University Press.

The Babylonian Section houses a collection of alm clay tablets inscribed in Sumerian and Akkadian cuneiform, making it one of the ten largest collections in the world. The vast majority of the texts derive from the Museum's excavations at Nippur in the latter part of the 19th Century along with smaller excavated groups of tablets from. Goetze, Albrecht. "Sin-iddinam of Larsa: New Tablets from His Reign," Journal of Cuneiform Studies 4 () This article publishes thirteen Old Babylonian texts from the WHM collection in hand-copy and mentions fifteen more. _____. "An Old Babylonian Itinerary," Journal of Cuneiform Studies 7 .

To write on clay, one would impress the tip of a reed stylus into the surface and draw it along to make each stroke of a sign. These strokes acquired a “wedge-shaped” appearance, having a triangular head and slender tail, so the modern discoverers of this ancient writing system called it “cuneiform” – Latin for “wedge-shaped.”.   The collection of cuneiform tablets dates back to the reign of Gudea of Lagash, in the s B.C. The tablets recorded bills of sale, receipts, ledgers, and other accounting tasks.


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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to. Middle and Late Assyrian texts from Kouyunjik.

See Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum, Second Supplement (). The following notes give only the general categories of the texts copied and identifications made since the publication of the catalogue.

Item #M Very rare complete set of 6 volumes. British Museum, London, First edition. In-8, cloth. This is the complete five volumes of this catalogue, plus the additional supplement.

Moderate rubbing and scuffing to the exteriors, heaviest at the edges and corners, but bindings are sound. A fine set. Relevant subjects: Mesopotamia. L.W. King, Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum, Supplement (London, ) Bibliotheca Orientalis (Leiden, ) A.

Boissier, Choix de textes relatifs a la divination assyro-babylonienne (Geneva, ) W.G. Lambert, Babylonian Wisdom Literature (Oxford, )File Size: 2MB.

The Museum of the World – an interactive experience through time, continents and cultures, featuring some of the most fascinating objects in human history.

The project is a partnership between the British Museum and Google Cultural Institute. Learning about Cuneiform Tablets Behind the Scenes at the British Museum We’ve talked before on this blog about the importance of hands-on experience with inscriptions.

Seeing and handling the real thing gives a much clearer idea of the practical realities of reading and writing an ancient script than working from a transcription or even a. Cuneiform tablets with inscriptions pertaining primarily to receipt of and payment for goods and services.

Twelve tablets are identified as school exercise tablets. These were orginally unfired, as they were meant to be erased and reused. Other tablets, and the brick fragments, contain votive or commemorative inscriptions or are records of religious offerings.

In these pages, the Department of the Middle East of the British Museum and the Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI), an international research project based at the University of California, Los Angeles, present a database of the inscribed objects in the London collection.

In an initial phase of this collaboration funded by a grant from by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Jonathan. Prior to the 's cuneiform tablets excavated in the Ancient Near East could be easily removed from the countries of origin as objects for study, collection, or sale, adding to the huge numbers of tablets in public and private collections in many countries.

Catalogue of the cuneiform tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum / by C. Bezold British Museum London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Name of item, AR 3, box #, folder #, Cuneiform Tablet Collection, South Dakota State University Archives and Special Collections, Hilton M. Briggs Library, Brookings, South Dakota. Abstract This collection consists of six Sumerian Cuneiform tablets from Ancient Mesopotamia, a translation by Edgar J.

Banks, research and manuscript material. The artifact was purchased from the French Consul in Mosul in for £70, the British Museum notes reference Mr. George Smith and The Daily Telegraph with an acquisition date of Bezold, Carl, Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum, IV, London, BMP, cuneiform texts from babylonian in th british 3 tablets, &c., 6t[ite~um.i part xli.

(50 plates.) by c. gadd, vm.a. assistant-keepeir in the department of egyptian and assyrian antiquities. printed by order of the trustees. sold at the british museum; and by bernard quaritch, ltd., ii, grafton street, new bond street, w.

i;File Size: 4MB. Buy Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum, Volume 1 by British Museum, Carl Bezold, PhD online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at. Shop now. Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik Collection of the British Museum (Jan. ) Art of the Eastern World by Geza Fehérvári, W. G. Lambert, Ralph H. Pinder-Wilson, and Marian Wenzel () The Qualifications of Babylonian Diviners W.G.

Lambert in Festschrift für Rykle Borger (). Cuneiform Texts in the Metropolitan Museum Alma mater: King Edward's School, Birmingham. BABYLONIAN TABLETS IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM XLIV TEXTS BY TH.

G. PINCHES PUBLISHED BY THE TRUSTEES OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM most of the cuneiform tablets which formed the two extensive 'Budge Collections', Bu and Bu fragment cited by Meissner and Rost as belonging to a private collection. Of the two main fragments of No. 5 (BM File Size: 4MB.Irving L.

Finkel (born ) is a British archaeologist and Assyriologist. The British Museum: Dr Finkel is the curator in charge of cuneiform inscriptions on tablets of clay from ancient Mesopotamia, of which the Middle East Department has the largest collection- somepieces of any modern museum/5.