The Deeds of Suppiluliuma I Tablet from Hattusa

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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In relating the wars waged by his father Suppiluliuma (Šuppiluliuma) I and the victories won, the Hittite king Mursili (Muršili) II mentions that after the death the Egyptian king Nibhururia (Tutankhamun), the queen Dahamunzu (Akhsenamun) asked his father to send a price to marry her and to be the king of the country. Second half of the 14th century BCE, from Hattusa (Bogazkoy), in modern-day Turkey. (Museum of Archaeology, Istanbul, Turkey).

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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. (2018, September 03). The Deeds of Suppiluliuma I Tablet from Hattusa. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9168/the-deeds-of--suppiluliuma-i-tablet-from-hattusa/

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