A Gift from King Shulgi: A Pair of Gold Earrings
Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes...
Agriculture in the Fertile Crescent
The ancient Near East, and the Fertile Crescent in particular...
Ancient Mesopotamian Beliefs in the Afterlife
Unlike the rich corpus of ancient Egyptian funerary texts, no such...
Beer in the Ancient World
The intoxicant known in English as `beer' takes its name from...
Cashless Payment in Ancient Mesopotamia (626-331 BC)
This study is based on the analysis of texts coming from several...
Culture Contact, Cultural Integration and Difference: A Case from Northern Mesopotamia
Ancient northern Mesopotamia reveals the presence of southern...
Cuneiform Lexical Lists
Lexical lists are compilations of cuneiform signs and word readings...
Cylinder Seals in Ancient Mesopotamia - Their History and Significance
Among the most interesting and revealing artifacts discovered from...
Daily Life in Ancient Mesopotamia
Daily life in ancient Mesopotamia cannot be described in the same...
Dogs & Their Collars in Ancient Mesopotamia
Among the many contributions to world culture credited to Mesopotamia...
Enheduanna - Poet, Priestess, Empire Builder
Enheduanna (2285-2250 BCE) is the world’s first author and...
Enuma Elish - The Babylonian Epic of Creation - Full Text
The Enuma Elish (also known as The Seven Tablets of Creation) is...