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An inscribed baked brick from the ziggurat at Al Untash Napirisha, modern Chogha Zanbil, in south western Iran (Khuzestan province). This site was also known as Dur Untash to the Assyrians. The text is a dedicatory inscription that begins: “I, Untash Napirisha, son of Humbanumena...” Date: 13th century B.C.E. More information: www.livius.org/cg-cm/choga_zanbil/choga_zanbil2.html

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Taken on September 1, 2009