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English: Sumerian contract: selling of a field and a house. Shuruppak, pre-cuneiform script.
Français : Contrat archaïque sumérien concernant la vente d'un champ et d'une maison. Shuruppak, inscription pré-cunéiforme.
Date circa 2600 BC
date QS:P,-2600-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Dimensions Height: 8.5 cm (3.3 in); Width: 8.5 cm (3.3 in); Depth: 2 cm (0.7 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,8.5U174728;P2049,8.5U174728;P2610,2U174728
Mésopotamie, room 1a: La Mésopotamie du Néolithique à l'époque des Dynasties archaïques de Sumer. Richelieu, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Near Eastern Antiquities).
Accession number
AO 3766 Info non-talk.svg
Credit line : purchased
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 9619
Source/Photographer Marie-Lan Nguyen (2005)
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