NATN 169 (P263321)

Legal tablet excavated in Nippur (mod. Nuffar), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in Penn Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Museum Collection(s)

Penn Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Museum Number

CBS 08514

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Nippur (mod. Nuffar)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Legal (Contract; seal impression; (Rev)4 lines)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

-

Has seal impression(s)

tablet
obverse
  broken
reverse
  beginning broken
  blank space
  seal impression
1'. lu2#-inim-ma-bi-me
2'. iti NE-NE-gar-ra
3'. [mu en] {d#}inanna unu{ki} [masz2]-e# i3#-pa3#
seal 1
1. u2-a-mu# [x]
2. dumu pu-szu?-[...]

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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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  • Artifact Preservation: fragment
  • Condition Description: from rev.
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  • Genre(s): Legal (Contract; seal impression; (Rev)4 lines)
  • Language(s): Sumerian


  • primary: NATN, 169

    [Owen1982NATN] Owen, David I. 1982. Neo-Sumerian Archival Texts Primarily from Nippur in the University Museum, the Oriental Institute and the Iraq Museum (NATN). Winona Lake, Indiana: Eisenbrauns.

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  • Museum No.: CBS 08514
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  • Provenience: Nippur (mod. Nuffar)
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Ibbi-Suen.02.05.00
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  • Accounting Period: 0

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

Seal Provenience Period Date
CDLI Seals 004299 (composite) (P457009) Nippur (mod. Nuffar) Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

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Cite this Artifact
“NATN 169 Artifact Entry.” (2005) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). February 1, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P263321.
NATN 169 artifact entry (No. P263321). (2023, February 1). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P263321 (Original work published 2005)
NATN 169 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P263321 (Accessed: April 17, 2024).
@misc{2023NATN,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-17]},
	year = {2023},
	month = {feb 1},
	title = {NATN 169 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P263321},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P263321},
}

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