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Cuneiform tablet: letter

Period: Neo-Babylonian or Achaemenid
Date: ca. 7th–4th century B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, probably from Sippar (modern Tell Abu Habba)
Culture: Babylonian or Achaemenid
Medium: Clay
Dimensions: 1.75 x 2 x .75 in. (4.5 x 5.2 x 2 cm)
Classification: Clay-Tablets-Inscribed
Credit Line: Purchase, 1886
Accession Number: 86.11.101

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