Weight Shulgi Louvre AO22187



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English: Weight of ½ mina (actual weight 248 gr.) dedicated by King Shulgi and bearing the emblem of the crescent moon: it was used in the temple of the Moon-God at Ur. Diorite, beginning of the 21st century BC (Ur III).
Français : Poids d'une demi-mine (poids réel : 248 gr.) consacré par le roi Shulgi et portant l'emblème du croissant de lune ; utilisé dans le temple du dieu-lune à Ur. Diorite, début du XXIe siècle av. J.-C. (Ur III).

Department of Oriental Antiquities, Richelieu, first floor, room 2, case 6

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AO 22187

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De Clercq Collection; Gift of H. de Boisgelin, 1967




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