Nisaba 01, 012 (P200066)

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

Metadata / catalogue

Flat catalogue

As CSV As TSV

Expanded catalogue

As JSON

Linked catalogue

As TTL As JSON-LD As RDF/JSON As RDF/XML

Text / annotations

Text data

As ATF As JTF

Linked annotations

As TTL As JSON-LD As RDF/JSON As RDF/XML

Related publications

As CSV As BibTeX

Chemical Data

Seal Chemistry

As CSV

Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM 104522

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative (messenger text)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

31.0 mm × 39.0 mm × 14.0 mm

tablet
obverse
1. 5(disz) sila3 kasz saga 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
2. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
3. ba-a-mu
4. 5(disz) sila3 kasz saga 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
5. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
6. ur-sukkal
7. 5(disz) sila3 kasz saga 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
8. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
9. i-ti
10. 5(disz) sila3 kasz 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
11. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
12. szu-{d}nisaba
13. 5(disz) sila3 kasz 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
14. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
15. u-bar
16. 5(disz) sila3 kasz 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
17. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
18. da-da
19. 5(disz) sila3 kasz 5(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
20. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
21. szu-i3-li2
22. 3(disz) sila3 kasz 2(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
23. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
24. ba-za-za
25. 3(disz) sila3 kasz 2(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
26. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
27. a-li2-a-hi
28. 3(disz) sila3 kasz 2(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
29. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
30. ab-ba-a
31. 3(disz) sila3 kasz 2(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
32. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
33. szu-{d}utu
34. 3(disz) sila3 kasz 2(disz) sila3 ninda 5(disz) gin2 szum2
35. 3(disz) gin2 i3 2(disz) gin2 naga
36. ab-a-a
37. szunigin 1(ban2) 5(disz) sila3 kasz saga szunigin 3(ban2) 5(disz) sila3 kasz
38. szunigin 4(ban2) 5(disz) sila3 ninda
39. szunigin 1(disz) sila3 szum2
40. szunigin 1/2(disz) sila3 6(disz) gin2 i3
41. szunigin 1/3(disz) sila3 4(disz) gin2 naga
42. u4 1(u)-kam
  some text moved to next line
43. iti szu-numun
44. mu us2-sa ma2 {d}en-ki

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
  • Measurements (mm): 31.0 high × 39.0 wide × 14.0 thick
  • Weight:
  • Artifact Preservation:
  • Condition Description:
  • Join Information:
  • Seal no.:
  • Seal information:
  • Artifact comments:


  • primary: UMTBM 1 = Nisaba 1, 12

    [d'Agostino2002UMTBM1] Agostino, Franco d’, and Francesco Pomponio. 2002. Umma Messenger Texts in the British Museum, Part One (UMTBM 1). Nisaba 1. Messina: Di.Sc.A.M.

    Group E


  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: BM 104522
  • Accession No.:

  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
  • Elevation:
  • Stratigraphic Level:
  • Excavation No:
  • Findspot Square:
  • Findspot Comments:

  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Šū-Suen.03.06.10 (us2 year)
  • Alternative Years:
  • Date Comments:
  • Accounting Period: 0

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-08-19 at 13:32:21 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune; Smidt, Gustav Ryberg Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2023-01-19 at 10:02:26 Pagé-Perron, Émilie Artifact Földi, Zsombor J.; Jiménez, Enrique; Pagé-Perron, Émilie Electronic Babylonian Library Pagé-Perron, Émilie approved View
2017-03-03 at 09:54:01 Englund, Robert K. Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2016-01-11 at 15:24:46 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2011-07-22 at 14:31:02 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2009-06-03 at 11:22:03 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2008-01-03 at 20:24:20 Dahl, Jacob L. Atf Dahl, Jacob L. CDLI approved View
2002-07-09 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

Consult this artifact as presented on the website of collections and projects:

General Notes: -
CDLI Notes: -
Cite this Artifact
“Nisaba 01, 012 Artifact Entry.” (2002) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P200066.
Nisaba 01, 012 artifact entry (No. P200066). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P200066 (Original work published 2002)
Nisaba 01, 012 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P200066 (Accessed: May 20, 2024).
@misc{2023Nisaba,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-05-20]},
	year = {2023},
	month = {aug 19},
	title = {Nisaba 01, 012 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P200066},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P200066},
}

TY  - ELEC
DA  - 2023/8/19/
PY  - 2023
ID  - P200066
LB  - CDLI:P200066
M1  - 2024/5/20/
TI  - Nisaba 01, 012 artifact entry
UR  - https://cdli.ucla.edu/P200066
ER  - 
This website uses essential cookies that are necessary for it to work properly. These cookies are enabled by default.