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Old Akkadian Inscriptions in Chicago Natural History Museum; Texts of Legal and Business Interest

By: Gelob, Ignace J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Natural History Museum: 1953

Seller ID: 16786KA

Condition: Good-plus


Very nice, clean, tightly bound book covered with clear rigid plastic cover for safekeeping. Only fault is sunning to edges of wraps and most especially to spine. Light toning to page edges. Photo illustrated. Concerns the Akkadian tablets purchased shortly after WWI by Lt. Col. J.H. Patterson of the British Army of Occupation in Iraq, which he then dontated to the museum in 1925. The tablets are of historical and anthropological interest, as they were written in a dial... View more info