Artist Babylonian, Mesopotamian
  • Cuneiform Tablet with Receipt of Wages
Date ca. 562 BCE
Medium clay
Dimensions Overall: 1 3/4 × 2 1/4 × 7/8 inches (4.4 × 5.7 × 2.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Henry G. Stevens
Accession Number 19.24.23
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
Prof. Albert Clay, Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut, USA);
purchased by Henry Glover Stevens (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)