A Mesopotamian cuneiform clay tablet Old Akkadian, circa 2200 B.C. An administrative document with twelve lines of text, the obverse with nine lines concerning textiles given by a list of different people, 3in x 1¾in (7.5cm x 4.2cm)
Provenance: American private collection, New Hampshire, received as a gift from Dr. Banks in 1923. Collection of Dr. Edgar J. Banks (23 May 1866 5 May 1945), USA.