NYPL 205 (P122743)

Administrative tablet excavated in Girsu (mod. Tello), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in New York Public Library, New York, New York, USA

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Museum Collection(s)

New York Public Library, New York, New York, USA

Museum Number

NYPLC 317

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

52.0 × 39.0 × 17.0

tablet
obverse
1. 1(asz) gu2 8(disz) ma-na siki mug tur
2. ki x-di-de3-ta
3. 1(asz) gu2 2(u) 2(disz) ma-na tug2 mug
4. ki ur-{d}nin-gesz-zi
5. 1(asz) gu2 2(u) 1(disz) 5/6(disz) ma-na tug2 mug
6. ki ab-ba-gi-na-ta
reverse
1. 4(u) la2 1(disz) 1/2(disz) ma-na
2. ki {d}utu-mu-ta
  1 line blank
3. 4(asz) gu2 2(u) 7(disz) ma-na sza3 ki-nu-nir{ki} 3(asz) gu2 5(u) 4(disz) ma-na sza3 nigin6{ki} 1(asz) gu2 1(u) ma-na sza3 lagasz{ki} 2(u) 5(disz) ma-<na> sza3 ki-es3{ki}
  1 line blank
4. szu ti-a
5. e2-usz-bar-ta dub-sar
6. lugal#?
7. iti ezem-{d}szul-gi
left
1. mu si-mu-ru-[um]{ki} ba-hul

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  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
  • Measurements (mm): 52.0 high × 39.0 wide × 17.0 thick
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  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: NYPLC 317
  • Accession No.: Eames KK24

  • Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Ibbi-Suen.03.07.00
  • Alternative Years: SH25 SH32 SH44
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  • Accounting Period: 0

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Cite this Artifact

“NYPL 205 Artifact Entry.” 2001. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). December 20, 2001. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P122743.

NYPL 205 artifact entry (No. P122743). (2001, December 20). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P122743

NYPL 205 artifact entry (2001) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P122743 (Accessed: February 8, 2023).

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  • note = {[Online; accessed 2023-02-08]},
  • year = {2001},
  • month = {dec 20},
  • title = {NYPL 205 artifact entry},
  • howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P122743},
}

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