Omens Expressed in Numbers

  title={Omens Expressed in Numbers},
  author={Cathy Gadd},
  journal={Journal of Cuneiform Studies},
  pages={52 - 63}
  • C. Gadd
  • Published 1 January 1967
  • History
  • Journal of Cuneiform Studies
Looking recently through an envelope of copies made at various times from tablets which passed through my hands or came to my notice at the British Museum, I found among them an omentext, apparently astrological, where the protases were couched exclusively in numbers. In the R.L.A. III, 187 Professor E. F. Weidner has meanwhile called attention to some quotations given by the late T. G. Pinches from two tablets in the British Museum numbered DT 72 and DT 78 (92684 and 92685). My own uncompleted… 
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