Epic of Gilgamesh

We are studying the “Epic of Gilgamesh” And I found so many many beautiful tablets, I thought I’d share!

(http://etc.ancient.eu/exhibitions/giglamesh-enkidu-humbaba-cedar-forest-newest-discovered-tablet-v-epic/ )

Epic of Gilgamesh Tablet 11.i
(from Gardener and Maier, 1984)

(http://www.crystalinks.com/gilgamesh.html )

I find them beautiful! It amazes me how our ancients wrote on stone!

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