Mesopotamian accounting tablet

Mesopotamian accounting tablet

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Caption: Mesopotamian accounting tablet. This limestone tablet is one of the first accounting documents. It is divided into sections representing items and numerical values. It is dated from 3200 B.C. and was found in Iraq.

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