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Item:233363227981A very rare authenticated and translated Sumerian Clay Cuneiform Foundation Cone for the King of Isin, 1953BC, commemorative, foundation cone of fired clay with dedication Sumerian text for the ruler Ishme-Dagan, ruler of the state of Isin( modern Ishan al-Bahriyat, Al-Qādisiyyah Governate, Iraq) a city of lower Mesopotamia. The inscription records the construction of the Great Wall of Isin, in honour of Enlil, the city god, after exempting the citizens from paying the taxes of Nippur and renaming the city for himself. The translation will be provided to the buyer. Comes with professional translation as well as high end gallery authentication paperwork. I personally bought this over a decade ago from an auction house owners personal collection, then sent it off for translation from a professional and then had it authenticated by one of the most high end and respected galleries who deals in Egyptian and middle eastern antiquities. I’ve taken pictures with flash and without so you can best judge by yourself but as stated by the experts on the COA the condition is listed as intact and in excellent condition overall with beautifully cut text. All information will be provided to buyer. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail.Provenance:Ownership History Available
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Translated & Authenticated Sumerian Cunieform Foundation Cone, 1953BC W/ Paperwk