Confirmation of a Grant by Shamsh Shum Ukin

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 17 October 2014
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Confirmation of a Grant by Shamsh Shum Ukin

In this clay tablet, Shamash-shum-ukin confirms a grant which was previously made by Ashur-nadin-shumi. The royal seal on this clay tablet is not an original impression, but a man-modelled copy. It depicts the Babylonia king fighting a oryx antelope. From Babylonia (modern-day Babel Governorate, Iraq), Mesopotamia. 670-650 BCE. (The British Museum, London).

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2014, October 17). Confirmation of a Grant by Shamsh Shum Ukin. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3166/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Confirmation of a Grant by Shamsh Shum Ukin." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 17, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3166/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Confirmation of a Grant by Shamsh Shum Ukin." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 17 Oct 2014. Web. 10 Apr 2020.

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