Amarna Letter from Yapahu
This clay tablet is part of the Amarna letters. This letter was...
Amarna Letter Tablet from Tushratta
Cuneiform tablet inscribed with a letter from Tushratta, king of...
The Amarna Letters are a group of correspondences exchanged between...
Sixth Amarna Letter Tablet
This is the 6th Amarna letter. In this clay tablet, the Kassite...
The Amarna Letters
These clay tablets (letters) were found in the ruins of Akhenaten's...
Cuneiform and the Amarna Letters
Cuneiform is considered the single most significant legacy of the...
Mesopotamia in the Classroom
Cuneiform tablet made by a sixth grader in my class. Sixth...
The Divine Gift of Writing
The gods were responsible for teaching humans how to write. Without...
A History of Gezer
Gezer was an ancient Canaanite city in modern-day Southern Israel...
Cuneiform: Irving Finkel & Jonathan Taylor bring ancient inscriptions to life
A brief look into a new book that will bring insight into the world's...
Origins of Written Language (Language of Coins: 2/16)
The origin of pictographic & ideographic writing systems are imagined...
The History of Egypt (Part 2): The Amarna Letters
Discovered in 1897, the letters of Tel El Amarna shed light on...