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Summary

British Museum. BM 90840

Class:

  • Milestone
  • visible
  • Location ± 5-25 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Takil-ana-ilīšu kudurru

Estate of Takil-ana-ilīshšu Babylonian boundary stone

Marduk-nadin-ahhe kudurru

Babylonian boundary stone. Amrân ibn ‘Ali kudurru in the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.

Esagila

Belangrijkste tempel van Babylonië

Babylon

BC.(http://www.digitalhistoryproject.com/2011/09/by-morris-jastrow-jr.html; http://www.kadingirra.com/images/plan02.jpg

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

This kudurru grants land to Adad-zer-iqiša by Marduk-nadin-ahh a king of Isin in the late 2nd millennium BC,  (c. 1099-1082 BC.) . Currently in currently in the British Museum BM 90840/. In 1863 Sir Arnold Kenball reported that this kudurru was discovered in a small mound near the Marduk temple.

See:

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kudurrus_of_Isin_(Babylonian)_king_Marduk-nadin-ahhe_(ca_1099-1082_BC)
  2. Julian Reade,  Babylonian boundary-stones and comparable monuments in the British Museum, Annual Review of the Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia Project 5, 1987, p. 48