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Clay, MediumsDedication Nail
Seated Woman of Çatalhöyük, Neolithic

Seated Woman of Çatalhöyük

6000 BCE
Clay Nails - A Treaty of Fraternity, Mesopotamia

Clay Nails - A Treaty of Fraternity

2400 BCE
Cone of Entemena, Mesopotamia

Cone of Entemena

2400 BCE
Gudea cylinders, Mesopotamia

Gudea cylinders

2125 BCE
Dedication Nail, Mesopotamia

Dedication Nail

2100 BCE
Divination Liver Model: Omen of siege, Mesopotamia

Divination Liver Model: Omen of siege

2000 BCE
Hymn to Iddin-Dagan, Mesopotamia

Hymn to Iddin-Dagan

1950 BCE
Prologue to Law Code of Hammurabi, Mesopotamia

Prologue to Law Code of Hammurabi

1780 BCE
The Liver Tablet, Mesopotamia

The Liver Tablet

1600 BCE
Funerary Male Portrait, Mesopotamia

Funerary Male Portrait

1500 BCE
Egyptian Vessel, Ancient Egypt

Egyptian Vessel

1400 BCE
Phaistos Disk, Aegean Civilizations

Phaistos Disk

1850 BCE-1400 BCE
Jar with Dragons, Ancient China

Jar with Dragons

1200 BCE-1100 BCE
The Gilgamesh Flood Tablet, Mesopotamia

The Gilgamesh Flood Tablet

700 BCE
Isis Nursing Horus, Ancient Egypt

Isis Nursing Horus

663 BCE
Head of Etruscan Woman, The Etruscans

Head of Etruscan Woman

200 BCE
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