Stone Foundation Tablet of Gudea

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 25 August 2017

This tablet mentions the name of Gudea, ruler of Lagash, to commemorate restoration of the Temple of Nindara. Found below the pavement of the Temple of Nindara at Ur, Southern Mesopotamia, modern-day Iraq. Lagash II period. (The British Museum, London)


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. (2017, August 25). Stone Foundation Tablet of Gudea. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6952/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Stone Foundation Tablet of Gudea." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 25, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6952/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Stone Foundation Tablet of Gudea." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 25 Aug 2017. Web. 23 Apr 2019.

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