BM 021596 (P204081)

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

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Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM 021596

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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tablet
obverse
1. 2(disz) tug2 GAN2
2. ki e2-kiszib3-ba-ta
3. ur-{d}ba-ba6
4. szu ba-ti
reverse
  blank space
1. mu {d}amar-{d}suen lugal
seal 1
1. ur-{d}ba-ba6
2. dub-sar
3. dumu ur-{d}inanna
4. szabra e2-ka#

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  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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  • Museum No.: BM 021596
  • Accession No.: 1896-03-30, 0262

  • Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Amar-Suen.01.00.00
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  • Accounting Period: 0

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Cite this Artifact

“BM 021596 Artifact Entry.” (2002) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). February 1, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204081.

BM 021596 artifact entry (No. P204081). (2023, February 1). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204081 (Original work published 2002)

BM 021596 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204081 (Accessed: February 6, 2023).

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