CUSAS 03, 1499 (P322449)

Letter tablet excavated in Umma (mod. Tell Jokha), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in Department of Near Eastern Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA

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Museum Collection(s)

Department of Near Eastern Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA

Museum Number

CUNES 48-02-047

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Letter (Letter order to Ur-Sulpa'e, who is instructed to give barley to Lugal-nilagare's servant#)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

50.0 mm × 40.0 mm × 20.0 mm

tablet
obverse
1. ur-{d}szul-[pa]-e3#-[ra]
2. u3-na-a-du11#
3. 5(asz) sze gur
4. lu2 lugal-nig2-lagar-e
5. he2-na-ab-szum2-mu
reverse
1. na-mi-gur-re
2. dub-mu
3. szu ha-ba-szi-ib?-ti
4. sze-bi nig2-iri ga-ra-ab-su

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): 50.0 high × 40.0 wide × 20.0 thick
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  • Artifact Preservation: complete
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  • Genre(s): Letter (Letter order to Ur-Sulpa'e, who is instructed to give barley to Lugal-nilagare's servant#)
  • Language(s): Sumerian


  • primary: CUSAS 3, 1499

    [Owen2007CUSAS3] Owen, David I., and Rudolf H. Mayr. 2007. The Garšana Archives. Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology (CUSAS), Volume 3. Bethesda, Maryland: CDL Press.

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  • Museum No.: CUNES 48-02-047
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  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha) [uncertain]
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2014-02-19 at 18:34:53 Heinle, Michael Atf Heinle, Michael CDLI approved View
2011-07-22 at 14:52:47 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2009-06-03 at 11:41:37 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2008-01-03 at 20:49:59 Dahl, Jacob L. Atf Dahl, Jacob L. CDLI approved View
2006-04-06 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Fitzgerald, Madeleine CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“CUSAS 03, 1499 Artifact Entry.” 2006. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). April 6, 2006. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322449.
CUSAS 03, 1499 artifact entry (No. P322449). (2006, April 6). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322449
CUSAS 03, 1499 artifact entry (2006) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322449 (Accessed: April 12, 2024).
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	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-12]},
	year = {2006},
	month = {apr 6},
	title = {CUSAS 03, 1499 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322449},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322449},
}

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