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The Old Assyrian Merchant Archives of Kültepe

Registration year: 2015
Submission year: 
2014
Collection ID: 
2014-44

The Old Assyrian merchant archives consisting of ca 23,500 tablets from Kültepe constitute a unique textual corpus in world history. The trade is documented in great detail through the archives, alongside the daily intricacies of the families and their commercial and private dealings with the local population. 

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