Round tablet. Obv drawing of square with diagonal and inscribed numbers; rev drawing of rectangle with inscribed diagonal but numbers badly preserved and unable to be restored; mathematical text, Pythagorean tablet. Old Babylonian. Clay. obv 10.

Catalog Number: YPM BC 021354
Original Number: YBC 07289
Department: Anthropology: Babylonian Collection
Summary Data: Round tablet. Obv drawing of square with diagonal and inscribed numbers; rev drawing of rectangle with inscribed diagonal but numbers badly preserved and unable to be restored; mathematical text, Pythagorean tablet. Old Babylonian. Clay. obv 10.
Description: BC number 21354; Babylonian Collection; date: nd; genre: scientific; primary publication: MCT 43 (C), 44 (T); citations: cf MCT 44; CMT 257; Friberg, Amazing traces, Section 16.7; original catalog number YBC 07289 7289; EXH.000074
Materials: clay
Function: tablet
Culture Period: Old Babylonian
Primary Publication: MCT 43 (C), 44 (T)
CDLI URL(s): http://cdli.ucla.edu/P255048
Related Records: PreservedSpecimen YPM EXH 000074
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BC.021354 Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History: photo by Urcia, A., 2014 http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj ; metadata updated 2019-09-19 16:04:07
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