Cuneiform tablet: treatments for ailments of the nose and mouth
ca. mid 1st–late 1st millennium B.C.
2 1/2 x 3 x 1 in. (6.4 x 7.5 x 2.4 cm)
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1886, purchased from the Reverend William Hayes Ward.
Spar, Ira, and Wilfred G. Lambert. 2005. Cuneiform Texts in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Volume II: Literary and Scholastic Texts of the First Millennium B.C. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 31, pp. 160-162, pl. 48.