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Two prophecy tablets

Old Babylonian period, Eshnunna dynasty, Ibalpiel II (c. 2200 B.C.E.) These two tablets are letters addressed to King Ibalpiel, and are purportedly by the goddess Kititum herself. This form of address is highly unusual, as tablets in temple archives are … Continue reading

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