Nisaba 09, 240 (P208707)

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 108179

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative (Receipt of barley received by Urmes from the treshing floor ki-su7-da-bara2-ga)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

29.0 mm × 26.0 mm × 11.0 mm

tablet
obverse
1. 1(asz) 1(barig) sze# [(x)] gur#
2. 1(asz) 1(barig) gur a2 lu2 hun-ga2
3. kiszib3 ur-mes dumu ur-{d}asznan
4. szunigin 1(asz) 1(barig) gur sze-numun-ta
5. szunigin 1(asz) 1(barig) gur sa2-du11-ta
reverse
1. ki-su7 da-bara2-ga-ta
2. giri3 ur-{d}suen u3 {d}szara2-ba-zi-ge
3. iti szu-numun
4. mu gu-za-ku3 {d#}en#-lil2-la2 ba-dim2

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): 29.0 high × 26.0 wide × 11.0 thick
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  • Genre(s): Administrative (Receipt of barley received by Urmes from the treshing floor ki-su7-da-bara2-ga)
  • Language(s): Sumerian


  • primary: Nisaba 9, 240

    [Molina2005Nisaba9] Molina, Manuel, and Marcos Such-Gutiérrez. 2005. Neo-Sumerian Administrative Texts in the British Museum. Nisaba 9. Messina: Di.Sc.A.M.

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  • Museum No.: BM 108179
  • Accession No.: 1913-04-16, 3011

  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Amar-Suen.03.06.--
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  • Accounting Period: 0

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
2017-03-03 at 09:54:57 Englund, Robert K. Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2011-07-22 at 14:36:36 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2009-06-03 at 11:31:01 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2008-01-27 at 19:39:37 Dahl, Jacob L. Atf Dahl, Jacob L. CDLI approved View
2008-01-03 at 20:39:48 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
“Nisaba 09, 240 Artifact Entry.” (2002) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208707.
Nisaba 09, 240 artifact entry (No. P208707). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208707 (Original work published 2002)
Nisaba 09, 240 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208707 (Accessed: April 24, 2024).
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	title = {Nisaba 09, 240 artifact entry},
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	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P208707},
}

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