OrSP 47-49, 249 (P125139)

Administrative tablet excavated in Umma (mod. Tell Jokha), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

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Museum Collection(s)

Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

Museum Number

VAT 07035

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative

Language(s)

Sumerian

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tablet
obverse
column 1
1. 1(gesz2) 4(u) 5(asz) gu2 3(u) ma-na esir2 had2
2. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
3. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
4. 2(u) 7(disz) {gesz}u3
5. 4(disz) {gesz}murgu
6. ma2 mu-kux(DU) lugal-ba-ta-e3
7. lugal-ezem dumu ba-ba-a
8. 1(gesz2) 3(u) 3(disz) gu4 4(u) ma-na esir2 had2
9. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
10. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
11. 2(u) 6(disz) {gesz}u3
12. 4(disz) {gesz}murgu
13. ma2 a-bi2-a-ni
14. 1(gesz2) 4(u) 5(asz) gu2 esir2 had2
15. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
16. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
17. 3(u) la2 2(disz) {gesz}u3
18. 3(disz) {gesz}murgu
19. ma2 mu-kux(DU) i3-da-mu
20. ma2 ur-{d}nun-gal
21. 1(gesz2) 4(u) 2(asz) gu2 esir2 had2
22. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
23. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
24. 3(u) 6(disz) {gesz}u3
25. [x {gesz}]murgu
26. ma2 [...] KA# [...]
27. [...]
column 2
1. 1(gesz2) 2(u) gu2 [... ma-na esir2 had2]
2. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
3. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
4. 2(u) 7(disz) {gesz}u3
5. 4(disz) {gesz}murgu
6. ma2 lugal-ku3-zu
7. 1(gesz2) 3(u) 6(asz) gu2 2(u) 4(disz) ma-na esir2 had2
8. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
9. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
10. 3(u) la2 2(disz) {gesz}u3
11. 4(disz) {gesz}murgu
12. ma2 lugal-ma2-gur8-re
13. 1(gesz2) 3(u) 3(asz) gu2 2(u) ma-na esir2 had2
14. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
15. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
16. 2(u) 4(disz) {gesz}u3
17. 3(disz) {gesz}murgu
18. ma2 lu2-{d}suen
19. 1(gesz2) 3(u) 3(asz) gu2 4(u) ma-na esir2 had2
20. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
21. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
22. 2(u) {gesz}u3
23. 5(disz) {gesz}murgu
24. ma2 hal-li2
25. 2(gesz2) 4(u) 5(asz) gu2 esir2 had2
reverse
column 1
1. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
2. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
3. 4(u) 3(disz) {gesz}u3
4. 6(disz) {gesz}murgu
5. ma2 hu-un-nu2-a
6. 1(gesz2) 4(u) 5(asz) gu2 esir2 had2
7. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
9. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
10. 3(u) la2 2(disz) {gesz}u3
11. 4(disz) {gesz}murgu
12. ma2 mu-kux(DU) du#-ug#?
13. ma2 zi-li
14. 1(gesz2) 2(u) 2(asz) gu2 esir2 had2
15. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
16. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
17. 3(u) la2 2(disz) {gesz}u3
18. 3(disz) {gesz}murgu
19. ma2 ur-{d}suen
20. ki ulu3-di
21. 4(u) 2(disz) gu4 esir2 had2
22. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
23. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
24. 2(u) 4(disz) {gesz}u3
25. 1(disz) {gesz}murgu
26. ma2 ba-sa6
27. ma2 da-a-ga#
28. 1(u) 3(disz) gu4 esir2 had2
29. 1(u) 2(disz) {gesz}[...] ma2 6(disz) gur
column 2
1. ma2 mu-kux(DU) ur-{d}szul-pa-e3 dumu i3-da-mu
2. 4(u) 5(asz) gu2 esir2 had2
3. 8(disz) {gesz}a-ra
4. 8(disz) {gesz}a-da
5. 1(u) 6(disz) {gesz}u3
6. 2(disz) {gesz}murgu
7. ma2 sa10-a
8. giri3 pa3-da dam-gar3
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9. ma2 gul-la
10. ki lugal-e-ba-an-sa6-ta
11. lu2-sa6-i3-zu
12. szu ba-ti
  blank space
13. mu ur-bi2-lum{ki} ba-hul

Consult previous versions and their differences
Consult sign list of Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
Consult word list of Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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  • primary: OrSP 47-49, 249

    [Schneider1930OrSP47-49] Schneider, Nikolaus. 1930. “Die Geschäftsurkunden Aus Drehem Und Djoha in Den Staatlichen Museen (VAT) Zu Berlin.” Orientalia 47–49.

  • collation: OrAnt 17, p.35-59, p. 44

    [Waetzoldt1978OrSP47/49] Waetzoldt, Hartmut. 1978. “Miscellanea Neo-Sumerica, VII: Kollationen Zu N. Schneider, Die Geschäftsurkunden Aus Drehem Und Djoha in Den Staatlichen Museen (VAT) Zu Berlin = ‘Orientalia’ (Series Prior) 47-49, Roma 1930.” Oriens Antiquus 17: 35–59.

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  • Museum No.: VAT 07035
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  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2016-11-11 at 14:57:52 Englund, Robert K. Atf Ozaki Tohru CDLI approved View
2011-07-22 at 13:53:59 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2011-05-02 at 14:28:28 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2006-10-12 at 12:24:27 CDLI Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2001-12-20 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“OrSP 47-49, 249 Artifact Entry.” 2001. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). December 20, 2001. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P125139.
OrSP 47-49, 249 artifact entry (No. P125139). (2001, December 20). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P125139
OrSP 47-49, 249 artifact entry (2001) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P125139 (Accessed: April 22, 2024).
@misc{2001OrSP,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-22]},
	year = {2001},
	month = {dec 20},
	title = {OrSP 47-49, 249 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P125139},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P125139},
}

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