CUSAS 19, 140 (P322670)

Administrative tablet excavated in Adab (mod. Bismaya), dated to the Old Akkadian (ca. 2340-2200 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 48-06-202

Period

Old Akkadian (ca. 2340-2200 BC)

Provenience

Adab (mod. Bismaya)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative (allotment of bread (ninda ne-sag) and beer to a tibira, banszur-ensi2 and a dub-sar)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

74.0 mm × 49.0 mm

tablet
obverse
1. 2(asz@c) ninda ne-[sag ...]
2. 2(u@c) 4(asz@c) ninda ne-sag 1(disz) sila3
3. 3(asz@c) kasz#
4. [hi]-li#-NIG2# szu# [...]
5. 3(asz@c) ninda ne-sag# [...]
6. 1(u@c) ninda ne-sag# [...]
7. {gesz}banszur-ensi2#
8. 4(asz@c)# ninda ne-sag
9. tibira#
10. 2(asz@c)# ninda dumu ur-{d}szara2#
  1 line broken
reverse
  beginning broken
1'. [n] ninda ne-sag x
2'. {gesz#}gigir-e dub-sar#
  blank space
3'. [...]
4'. szunigin 2(gesz2@c) 2(u@c)# la2 3(asz@c)# [ninda ...]
5'. szunigin# 7(asz@c)# [ninda ...]
6'. [...]

Consult previous versions and their differences
Consult sign list of Old Akkadian (ca. 2340-2200 BC)
Consult word list of Old Akkadian (ca. 2340-2200 BC)

  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
  • Measurements (mm): 74.0 high × 49.0 wide
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  • Artifact Preservation: fragment
  • Condition Description: Baked Cornell Jan. 2002
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  • Seal information:

    unsealed

  • Artifact comments:

  • Genre(s): Administrative (allotment of bread (ninda ne-sag) and beer to a tibira, banszur-ensi2 and a dub-sar)
  • Language(s): Sumerian


  • primary: CUSAS 19, 140

    [Maiocchi2012CUSAS19] Maiocchi, Massimo, and Giuseppe Visicato. 2012. Classical Sargonic Tablets Chiefly from Adab in the Cornell University Collections. Part II. Cornell University Studies in Assyriology and Sumerology (CUSAS), Volume 19. Bethesda, Maryland: CDL Press.

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  • Museum No.: CUNES 48-06-202
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  • Provenience: Adab (mod. Bismaya)
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2022-10-01 at 07:29:18 Pagé-Perron, Émilie Artifact Pagé-Perron, Émilie Pagé-Perron, Émilie approved View
2017-03-03 at 09:52:16 Englund, Robert K. Atf CDLI CDLI approved View
2012-11-29 at 14:45:03 Brumfield, Sara Atf Brumfield, Sara 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 19, 140 Artifact Entry.” (2006) 2022. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). October 1, 2022. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322670.
CUSAS 19, 140 artifact entry (No. P322670). (2022, October 1). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322670 (Original work published 2006)
CUSAS 19, 140 artifact entry (2022) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322670 (Accessed: April 25, 2024).
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	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-25]},
	year = {2022},
	month = {oct 1},
	title = {CUSAS 19, 140 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322670},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P322670},
}

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