BM 015066 (P204455)

Administrative tag excavated in Girsu (mod. Tello), 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 015066

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Girsu (mod. Tello)

Artifact Type

Tag

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative (pisan-dub-ba)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

-

tablet
obverse
1. pisan-dub-ba
 en: Basket-of-tablets:
2. ab2 ansze udu
 en: cows, donkeys, sheep of
3. e2 szu szum2#-ma#
 en: the house of consignments
4. gir2#-su{ki}-ta
 en: from Girsu
5. gu2#-ab-ba#{ki}-sze3
 en: to Guabba,
6. i3-gal2
 en: are here;
reverse
  blank space
1. mu {gesz}gu-za# {d}en-lil2#-la2 ba-dim2#
 en: year: “The chair of Enlil was fashioned”

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: Tag
  • Material: Clay
  • Measurements (mm):
  • Weight:
  • Artifact Preservation:
  • Condition Description:
  • Join Information:
  • Seal no.:
  • Seal information:
  • Artifact comments:


  • history: Nelson pisan-dub-ba, no. 268

    [Nelson1976pisandubba] Nelson, Richard C. 1976. “Pisan-Dub-Ba Texts from the Sumerian Ur III Dynasty.” Phdthesis, University of Minnesota.

  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: BM 015066
  • Accession No.: 1896-04-08, 0261

  • Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
  • Elevation:
  • Stratigraphic Level:
  • Excavation No:
  • Findspot Square:
  • Findspot Comments:

  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Amar-Suen.03.00.00
  • Alternative Years:
  • Date Comments:
  • Accounting Period: 0

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-10-28 at 21:03:16 Rattenborg, Rune artifact Rattenborg, Rune; Taylor, Jonathan 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
2021-10-10 at 11:51:28 Jagersma, Bram atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2021-10-07 at 10:25:37 Jagersma, Bram atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2018-05-18 at 11:46:06 Pagé-Perron, Émilie atf Ozaki Tohru CDLI approved View
2016-12-12 at 08:42:59 Englund, Robert K. atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2015-05-06 at 08:16:36 CDLI atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2014-09-29 at 15:50:09 Heinle, Michael atf Heinle, Michael CDLI approved View
2014-08-19 at 19:41:36 Heinle, Michael atf Heinle, Michael CDLI approved View
2002-07-11 at 00:00:00 CDLI artifact Alivernini, Sergio; Alster, Bendt; Englund, Robert K.; Molina, Manuel; Reid, Nicholas CDLI approved View

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

General Notes: -
CDLI Notes: -
Cite this Artifact
“BM 015066 Artifact Entry.” (2002) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). October 28, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204455.
BM 015066 artifact entry (No. P204455). (2023, October 28). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204455 (Original work published 2002)
BM 015066 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204455 (Accessed: March 1, 2024).
@misc{2023BM,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-03-01]},
	year = {2023},
	month = {oct 28},
	title = {BM 015066 artifact entry},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204455},
}

TY  - ELEC
DA  - 2023/10/28/
PY  - 2023
ID  - P204455
LB  - CDLI:P204455
M1  - 2024/3/1/
TI  - BM 015066 artifact entry
UR  - https://cdli.ucla.edu/P204455
ER  - 
This website uses essential cookies that are necessary for it to work properly. These cookies are enabled by default.