TSA 31 (P221392)

Administrative tablet excavated in Girsu (mod. Tello), dated to the ED IIIb (ca. 2500-2340 BC) period and now kept in Musées royaux d’Art et d’Histoire, Brussels, Belgium

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Museum Collection(s)

Musées royaux d’Art et d’Histoire, Brussels, Belgium

Museum Number

MRAH O.0004

Period

ED IIIb (ca. 2500-2340 BC)

Provenience

Girsu (mod. Tello)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative [identification uncertain]

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

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tablet
obverse
column 1
1. 4(asz@c) gu4 apin szudulx(|NIG2.TUG2|) gibil
2. 1(asz@c) gu4 apin szudulx(|NIG2.TUG2|) sumun
3. 2(asz@c) ab2 sag gibil
4. 3(asz@c) ab2 sag sumun
5. 2(asz@c) ab2 ur2 gibil
6. 3(asz@c) ab2 ur2 sumun
7. 1(u@c) 4(asz@c) ad-tab gibil
8. 3(asz@c) ad-tab sumun
column 2
1. 2(u@c) sa2-pa
2. 4(u@c) sa2-LAGAB
3. 2(u@c) tug2 gu2 ansze-ka gibil
4. 2(u@c) 6(asz@c) tug2 gu2 ansze-ka sumun
5. 6(asz@c) usan3 mar
6. 7(asz@c) {kusz}nag
7. 4(asz@c) {gesz}apin
8. 1(u@c) {gesz}erin2 mar
column 3
1. 1(u@c) {gesz}a2 apin
2. inim-ma-ni-zi
3. 4(asz@c) gu4 apin szu4-dul5 szu du7-a
4. 4(asz@c) bar-us2 uruda
5. 4(asz@c) {gesz}apin
6. 4(asz@c) {kusz}nag
7. 8(asz@c) {gesz}a2 apin
8. ur-{d}en-ki
column 4
1. 4(asz@c) gu4 apin szu4-dul5
2. 2(asz@c) ab2 sag gibil
3. 2(asz@c) ab2 sag sumun
4. 2(asz@c) ab2 ur2 gibil
5. 2(asz@c) ab2 ur2 sumun
6. 4(asz@c) {gesz}apin
7. 8(asz@c) {gesz}a2 apin
reverse
column 1
1. 5(asz@c) {kusz}nag
2. 4(asz@c) bar-us2 uruda
3. inim-du11
4. 4(asz@c) gu4 apin szu4-dul5
5. 3(asz@c) ab2 sag! gibil
6. 1(asz@c) ab2 sag sumun
7. 4(asz@c) ab2 ur2 gibil
8. 5(asz@c) {gesz}apin
column 2
1. 8(asz@c) {gesz}a2 apin
2. 4(asz@c) bar-us2 uruda
3. 4(asz@c) {kusz}nag
4. sag-ga2-tuku-a
5. 4(asz@c) gu4 apin szu4-dul5
6. 4(asz@c) ab2 sag gibil
7. 4(asz@c) ab2 ur2 gibil
8. 4(asz@c) {gesz}apin
9. 8(asz@c) {gesz}a2 apin
column 3
1. 4(asz@c) bar-us2 uruda
2. 3(asz@c) {kusz}nag
3. a2-ne2-kur-ra
4. 3(asz@c) szudulx(|NIG2.TUG2|) gibil didli-bi
5. 3(asz@c) szudulx(|NIG2.TUG2|) sumun didli-bi
6. 2(asz@c) ab2 sag gibil
7. 1(asz@c) ab2 ur2 gibil
8. 6(asz@c) sa2-pa
9. 1(u@c) 2(asz@c) sa2-LAGAB
10. 2(asz@c) usan3 mar
column 4
1. 2(asz@c) {gesz}apin
2. 2(asz@c) {gesz}a2 apin
3. 2(asz@c) {gesz}eme
4. 2(asz@c) {kusz}nag
5. 7(asz@c) bara2 sumun-sumun
6. 6(asz@c) tug2 gu2 ansze-ka gibil
7. 3(asz@c) {gesz}erin2 mar
8. 1(asz@c) tug2 nag
9. 1(asz@c) zi3-da uruda
10. di-utu
column 5
1. [{gesz}]szu-kar2 u2-rum
2. {d}ba-ba6
3. en-ig-gal
4. nu-banda3
5. sag-apin-ke4-ne
6. e-ne-ta-si
7. sa6-sa6
8. dam URU-KA-gi-na
9. lugal
10. lagasz{ki}-ka 2(|ASZxDISZ@t|)

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  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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  • primary: TSA, no. 31

    [Genouillac1909TSA] Genouillac, Henri de. 1909. Tablettes Sumériennes Archaïques. Paris: Paul Geuthner.

  • history: RIAA (1925), 019

    [Speleers1925RIAA] Speleers, Louis. 1925. Recueil Des Inscriptions de l’Asie Antérieure Des Musées Royaux Du Cinquantenaire à Bruxelles; Textes Sumériens, Babyloniens et Assyriens.

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  • Museum No.: MRAH O.0004
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  • Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
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  • Period: ED IIIb (ca. 2500-2340 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Urukagina_l.02.00.00
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  • Accounting Period: 0

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2015-05-20 at 15:58:19 CDLI Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2008-10-09 at 16:04:21 Foxvog, Daniel A. Atf Foxvog, Daniel A. CDLI approved View
2006-10-12 at 12:34:49 CDLI Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2003-02-26 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Alster, Bendt; Englund, Robert K.; Foxvog, Daniel A.; Guerra, Dylan; Heinle, Michael; Johnson, J. Cale CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“TSA 31 Artifact Entry.” 2003. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). February 26, 2003. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P221392.
TSA 31 artifact entry (No. P221392). (2003, February 26). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P221392
TSA 31 artifact entry (2003) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P221392 (Accessed: June 14, 2024).
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	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-06-14]},
	year = {2003},
	month = {feb 26},
	title = {TSA 31 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P221392},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P221392},
}

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