Dedicatory Cone of Sin-Kashid king of Uruk

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 24 October 2016

This clay nail is inscribed with details of the wealth of Sin-Kashid, king of Uruk in Babylon. Excavated by Sir William Loftus at Uruk (Warka), Southern Mesopotamia, modern-say Iraq. Circa 1900 BCE. (The British Museum, London).

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2016, October 24). Dedicatory Cone of Sin-Kashid king of Uruk. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5868/dedicatory-cone-of-sin-kashid-king-of-uruk/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Dedicatory Cone of Sin-Kashid king of Uruk." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 24, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5868/dedicatory-cone-of-sin-kashid-king-of-uruk/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Dedicatory Cone of Sin-Kashid king of Uruk." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Oct 2016. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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