Gilgamesh tablet: Bid to accroach achievement from Museum of the Bible – BBC News

US prosecutors are seeking to confiscate a rare ancient tablet from a Christian museum co-founded by the president of retailer Hobby Lobby.The 3,500-year-old artefact, from what is now Iraq, bears text from the Epic of Gilgamesh, one of the world’s oldest works of literature.Prosecutors allege that an auction house deliberately

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