PPAC 5, 0694 (P207188)

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 027307

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Girsu (mod. Tello)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative (Cargo for boats; upper part broken)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

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tablet
obverse
  beginning broken
1'. 4(asz) 1(barig) ur-[...]
2'. 3(asz) ur-{d}ba-[ba6]
3'. 3(asz) ur-{d}asar-[lu2-hi]
4'. 2(u) 1(asz) 2(ban2) 3(disz) sila3 ur-sa6-ga
5'. 2(gesz2) i-di3-a
6'. 2(gesz2) ur-{d}szul-pa-e3
7'. 2(gesz2) ab-ba-gi-na
8'. 1(gesz2) lu2-{d}ba-ba6 dumu na-silim
9'. 2(gesz2) lugal-pa-e3
10'. 2(gesz2) he2-na-ti
11'. 2(gesz2) ur-{d}asar-<lu2>-hi!
12'. 2(gesz2) e3-a-mu
reverse
1. 2(gesz2) lugal-ur2-ra-ni
2. 2(gesz2) nig2-gur11-{d}ba-ba6
3. 2(gesz2) a-tu
4. 2(gesz2) lu2-{d}na-ru2-a
5. lu2 nig2-dab5-me
6. 2(gesz2) ma2 ur-mes u3 a-kal-la
7. 1(gesz2) 3(u) ma2 lu2-{d}nin-gir2-su dumu ur-{d}isztaran
8. 1(gesz2) ma2 ur-sa6-ga-mu
9. 4(gesz2) 4(u)
10. ma2 [...]
  rest broken

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Consult word list of Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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    unsealed

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  • primary: PPAC 5, 694

    [Sigrist2013PPAC5] Sigrist, Marcel, and Ozaki Tohru. 2013. Administrative Ur III Texts in the British Museum (AUTBM). Part I-II. Periodic Publications on Ancient Civilizations (PPAC) 5. Changchun, China: Northeast Normal University. The Institute for the History of Ancient Civilizations.

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  • Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
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Cite this Artifact
“PPAC 5, 0694 Artifact Entry.” (2002) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). October 28, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P207188.
PPAC 5, 0694 artifact entry (No. P207188). (2023, October 28). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P207188 (Original work published 2002)
PPAC 5, 0694 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P207188 (Accessed: June 14, 2024).
@misc{2023PPAC,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-06-14]},
	year = {2023},
	month = {oct 28},
	title = {PPAC 5, 0694 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P207188},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P207188},
}

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