The Warka Vase, Vorderasiatisches Museum (Near East Museum), Berlin. The Warka Vase is a carved alabaster stone vessel found in the temple complex of the Sumerian goddess Inanna in the ruins of the ancient city of Uruk.
Cuneiform script is one of the earliest known forms of written expression. Emerging in Sumer around the century BC, with predecessors reaching into the late millennium (the Uruk IV period), cuneiform writing began as a system of pictographs.
Gudea, prince of Lagash, 2120 B.C, Louvre. Lagash was one of the oldest cities of the Ancient Near East. It was an important Sumerian city in the late millennium BC. Lagash is located northwest of the junction of the Euphrates and Tigris rivers.
LACHISH, ISRAEL - Assyrian slingers attacking the Judean fortified town of Lachish (battle 701 BCE). Part of a relief from the palace of Sennacherib at Nineveh, Mesopotamia (Iraq) This archaelogical discovery supports the Bible's historical Kings
The Sumerian King list - still puzzles historians after more than a century of research - it's an ancient manuscript originally recorded in the Sumerian language, listing kings of Sumer (ancient southern Iraq) from Sumerian and neighbouring dynasties, the
*( ͡ ͡° ͜ ͡ ͡° )* Sumerian Boundary stone - kudurru BC). The cuneiform inscription records the granting by Eanna-shum-iddina, the governor of the Sealand, of five gur of corn land in the district of Edina in south Babylonia to a man called Gula-eresh.