KM 89237 (P234997)

Administrative tablet excavated in Umma (mod. Tell Jokha), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

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Museum Collection(s)

Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Museum Number

KM 89237

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative (“Workmen.”)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

49.0 mm × 45.0 mm

Has seal impression(s)

tablet
obverse
1. 7(disz) gurusz al 3(disz) sar-ta#
2. 1(disz) gurusz sze gesz-ra u4 1(disz)-kam
3. GAN2 ur-e2-nun-na
4. 7(disz) gurusz al 3(disz) 1/2(disz) sar-ta
5. u4 1(disz)-sze3 e2-gu2-tar
6. a-sza3 i7 lugal
reverse
1. ugula lu2-dingir-ra
2. kiszib3 ur-{d}a-szar2
  blank space
  seal impression
3. iti dal
  some text moved to next line
4. mu sza-asz-szu2-ru-um{ki} a-ra2 2(disz)-kam-[ma] ba-hul
seal 1
1. [ur-{d}a-szar2]
2. dub-sar
3. dumu da-du?-[x]
  (following Mayr)

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): 49.0 high × 45.0 wide
  • Weight:
  • Artifact Preservation:
  • Condition Description:
  • Join Information:
  • Seal no.:
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  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: KM 89237
  • Accession No.:

  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
  • Elevation:
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  • Excavation No:
  • Findspot Square:
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Amar-Suen.06.05.00
  • Alternative Years:
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  • Accounting Period: 0

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2021-01-24 at 08:04:45 Firth, Richard Atf Firth, Richard CDLI approved View
2021-01-23 at 00:53:09 Firth, Richard Atf Firth, Richard CDLI approved View
2013-07-04 at 15:59:33 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2013-07-04 at 15:53:26 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2011-07-22 at 14:43:59 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2009-06-03 at 11:38:00 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2007-08-12 at 22:19:43 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2006-10-12 at 12:37:17 CDLI Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2003-11-04 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Reid, Nicholas CDLI approved View

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This artifact is impressed by the following seal(s):

Seal Provenience Period Date
dummy composite seal for unidentified seals (P533185) - -

General Notes: -
CDLI Notes: -
Cite this Artifact
“KM 89237 Artifact Entry.” 2003. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). November 4, 2003. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P234997.
KM 89237 artifact entry (No. P234997). (2003, November 4). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P234997
KM 89237 artifact entry (2003) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P234997 (Accessed: April 20, 2024).
@misc{2003KM,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-20]},
	year = {2003},
	month = {nov 4},
	title = {KM 89237 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P234997},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P234997},
}

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