MVN 13, 227 (P116999)

Administrative tablet excavated in Girsu (mod. Tello), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Museum Collection(s)

Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Museum Number

FLP 0835

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Girsu (mod. Tello)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

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Has seal impression(s)

tablet
obverse
1. 2(gesz2) sze gur
2. ki? [(x)]-u2-ta
3. [...] 1(asz) gur
4. [ki x]-gu-la-ta
5. [x] ki ur-mes-ta
6. [x] ki lu2-lagasz{ki}-ta
7. 2(gesz'u) 1(gesz2) 1(u) 7(asz) gur
8. ki ba-ba-ta
9. 2(gesz'u) 4(asz)? 2(barig) gur a-ra2 1(disz)-kam
reverse
1. 1(gesz'u) 4(asz) 1(barig) gur
2. a-[ra2 2(disz)]-kam
3. ki [...]-ta#
4. 6(gesz2) 5(u) 1(asz) gur ki ur-sa6-ga-ta
5. 2(gesz2) 3(u) 7(asz) 2(barig) gur
6. ki ur-{d}szusz3-{d}ba-ba6-ta
7. kiszib3 ur-{gesz}gigir
8. e2-kiszib3-ba-ta
9. ur-{d}en-lil2-la2 szu ba-ti
10. mu ma2-gur8-mah ba-dim2
seal 1
1. ur-{d}en-lil2-la2
2. dub-sar
3. dumu ka-sa6 kuruszda

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  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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  • Sigrist, Marcel, David I. Owen, and Gordon D. Young. 1984. [MVN 13 227 (Sigrist1984-2)]

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  • Museum No.: FLP 0835
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  • Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Šū-Suen.08.00.00
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  • Accounting Period: 0

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This artifact is impressed by the following seal(s):

Seal Provenience Period Date
CDLI Seals 004883 (composite) (P457593) Girsu (mod. Tello) Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

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Cite this Artifact

“MVN 13, 227 Artifact Entry.” 2001. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). December 20, 2001. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P116999.

MVN 13, 227 artifact entry (No. P116999). (2001, December 20). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P116999

MVN 13, 227 artifact entry (2001) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P116999 (Accessed: February 8, 2023).

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  • note = {[Online; accessed 2023-02-08]},
  • year = {2001},
  • month = {dec 20},
  • title = {MVN 13, 227 artifact entry},
  • howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P116999},
}

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