BPOA 02, 2558 (P208531)

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

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Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM 105376

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
1. 2(asz) 1(barig) 3(disz) 1/2(disz) sila3 i3-nun gur
2. 1(barig) 2(ban2) 9(disz) sila3 1(u) gin2 ga gazi
3. 1(asz) 4(barig) 1(ban2) 6(disz) 1/2(disz) sila3 ga-ar3 gur
4. 1(asz) 1(barig) 1(ban2) zu2-lum saga gur
5. 8(asz) 4(barig) 7(disz) 1/3(disz) sila3 zu2-lum us2 gur
6. 1(barig) 3(ban2) 4(disz) 1(u) gin2 gesztin had2
7. 5(u) 1(disz) {gesz}pesz3 sze-er-gu tab-ba
8. 2(ban2) 5(disz) sila3 {gesz}haszhur had2
9. 3(ban2) 7(disz) 1/3(disz) sila3 {gesz}ge6-par4
10. 1(ban2) |UR2x(A.NA)|
11. mu-kux(DU) ki ur-{d}li9-si4 ensi2-ta
reverse
1. 3(ban2) 2/3(disz) sila3 lal3
2. 1(asz) 2(ban2) 7(disz) 5/6(disz) sila3 i3-[nun gur]
3. 3(ban2) 8(disz) sila3 ga [gazi]
4. 3(barig) 2(ban2) 2(disz) sila3 ga-szex(SIG7)#
5. 7(asz) 4(barig) zu2-lum gur
6. 3(ban2) 6(disz) 1/2(disz) sila3 gesztin had2
7. 2(ban2) 6(disz) 1/3(disz) sila3 {gesz}ge6-par4
8. 8(disz) sila3 {gesz}haszhur had2
9. 1(gesz2) 6(disz) {gesz}pesz3 sze-er-gu
10. kiszib3 {d}utu-GIR2@g-gal
11. mu an-sza-an{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: BPOA 2, 2558

    [Ozaki2006BPOA2] Tohru, Ozaki, and Marcel Sigrist. 2006. Ur III Administrative Tablets from the British Museum. Part Two. Biblioteca Del Próximo Oriente Antiguo 2. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.

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  • Museum No.: BM 105376
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  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-08-19 at 13:27:14 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
2014-04-17 at 14:30:55 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2011-07-22 at 14:36:12 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2009-06-03 at 11:30:26 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2008-01-27 at 19:39:29 Dahl, Jacob L. Atf Dahl, Jacob L. CDLI approved View
2008-01-03 at 20:38:13 Dahl, Jacob L. Atf Dahl, Jacob L. 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

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Cite this Artifact
“BPOA 02, 2558 Artifact Entry.” (2002) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208531.
BPOA 02, 2558 artifact entry (No. P208531). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208531 (Original work published 2002)
BPOA 02, 2558 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208531 (Accessed: April 25, 2024).
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	year = {2023},
	month = {aug 19},
	title = {BPOA 02, 2558 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208531},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208531},
}

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