- Butcher's bill
Found at Drehem. Transcribed by Dr. Edgar J. Banks: a butcher's bill for one fat cow, killed for market and delivered on the 25th day of the month. Dated about 2350 B.C.E.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
- 1 clay tablet ; 26 x 26 mm.
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- Notes (date):
Date: ca. 2350 B.C.E.
Date from BPL card catalog.
Title devised by cataloger.
Script: Inscribed in cuneiform characters.
Origin: Inscribed in Babylonia ca. 2350 B.C.E.
Cataloged under call no. G.Cab.3.138 no.3.
- Call #:
RARE BKS G. Cab.3.138 no.3