Manumission and Bridewealth Document
Manumission and Bridewealth Document (14th cent. BC?)TRANSLATION by K. C. Hanson (Adapted from Finkelstein 1969:546). Language: Akkadian; Medium: Clay tablet; Size: 43 centimeters long 5 centimeters wide; Length: 25 lines of writing Genre: Manumission & Marriage Contract Approximate Date: 14th cent. BC? Place of Discovery: Ugarit acropolis,
Ras Shamra, Syria Date of Discovery: 1936 Current Location: MusÃ©e National d'Alep Aleppo, Syria.