Kudurrus: The Sacred Boundary Stones of Babylonia

March 28, 2019 - General
The engraving of the gods depicted on the kudurru were arranged in a particular order.

A kudurru (meaning ‘boundary’ or ‘frontier’ in Akkadian) is a type of stone document used in ancient Mesopotamia. While stone monuments have been used at various times in ancient Mesopotamia, it is especially associated with the Kassite period. 

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