OIP 011, 140 (P229175)

Lexical tablet excavated in Nippur (mod. Nuffar), dated to the Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC) period and now kept in Penn Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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)

Penn Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Museum Number

CBS 06407

Period

Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

Provenience

Nippur (mod. Nuffar)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Lexical (Obv: OB Hh1 (gi_: Hh 3-7); Rev: OB Hh1 (gi_: Hh 3-7))

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

-

Witness

reverse
column 1
1. gesz [...]
2. gesz esi#
3. gesz nu11
4. gesz lu-ub2-ha
5. gesz sza3#-kal
6. gesz kin2
  line broken
8. gesz [...]
9. gesz gesztin-[...]
10. gesz gesztin-ka5#-a
11. gesz gesztin-gam-ma
  1 line blank
13. gesz pesz3
14. gesz haszhur-MA
15. gesz haszhur-kur
16. gesz sze-du10
17. gesz sze-[...]
column 2
1. [...] sze#-sze#
2. gesz# szinig
3. gesz# szinig-dili
4. gesz# szinig-kur-ra
5. [...] szarx(NE)-sza4-bid3
6. [...] szarx(NE)-sza4-bid3
7. [...] lam
8. [...] LAM
9. [...] u3-suh5
10. [...]-suh5
  5 lines missing
16. [...]-ra#
17. [...]-um
18. [...] ildag2
19. [...]-kur
obverse
column 1
1. gesz ur-nu-um
2. gesz ti-a-ru-um
3. gesz ri2-a-nu-um
4. gesz ur-zi#-num2
5. gesz mi#-[...]-gar#-ra
6. gesz isimu2#
7. gesz nimbar#
8. gesz nimbar-tur
9. gesz nimbar-kur
10. gesz nimbar-dilmun-na
11. gesz nimbar-al-dar-ra

Consult previous versions and their differences
Consult sign list of Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Consult word list of Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

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

  • Genre(s): Lexical (Obv: OB Hh1 (gi_: Hh 3-7); Rev: OB Hh1 (gi_: Hh 3-7))
  • Language(s): Sumerian


  • Chiera, Edward. 1929. Sumerian Lexical Texts from the Temple School of Nippur. Vol. 1. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. https://oi.uchicago.edu/research/publications/oip/oip-11-cuneiform-series-volume-i-sumerian-lexical-texts-temple-school. [OIP 011 140 (Chiera1929-0)]

    primary


  • N.d. [Veldhuis EEN 301 (1387323)]

    history


  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: CBS 06407
  • Accession No.:

  • Provenience: Nippur (mod. Nuffar)
  • Elevation:
  • Stratigraphic Level:
  • Excavation No:
  • Findspot Square:
  • Findspot Comments:

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

This artifact is a witness to the following composite(s):

Composite Score
CDLI Lexical 000039 (OB Nippur Ura 01) composite (P498269) View the score

General Notes: -
CDLI Notes: -
Cite this Artifact

“OIP 011, 140 Artifact Entry.” (2003) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). February 1, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P229175.

OIP 011, 140 artifact entry (No. P229175). (2023, February 1). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P229175 (Original work published 2003)

OIP 011, 140 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P229175 (Accessed: February 6, 2023).

@misc{2023OIP,
  • note = {[Online; accessed 2023-02-06]},
  • year = {2023},
  • month = {feb 1},
  • title = {OIP 011, 140 artifact entry},
  • howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P229175},
}

TY  - ELEC
DA  - 2023/2/1/
ID  - P229175
LB  - CDLI:P229175
M1  - 2023/2/6/
TI  - OIP 011, 140 artifact entry
UR  - https://cdli.ucla.edu/P229175
ER  -