CDLI Literary 000347, ex. 011 (P346106)

Literary tablet excavated in Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar), dated to the Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC) period and now kept in British Museum, London, UK

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Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM —

Period

Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

Provenience

Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Literary (ETCSL 1.04.03 Dumuzi’s Dream (witness) Dumuzi's Dream)

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

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Witness

tablet
obverse
  broken
reverse
  beginning broken
column 1'
  beginning broken
1'. [...] tukumbi# ga#?-gu7#?
 en: After flour is poured(!), if (only?) I could eat flour
2'. a ub-ta-an-bala zi3 ub-ta-an-dub sza3-bi-ta ba-e-tusz
 en: After she poured the water and heaped the flour, he sat inside
3'. um-ma e2-ta bar-ra-e3
 en: The old woman left the house
4'. um-ma e2-ta <e3>-a-ni
 en: When she left
5'. galla-e-ne# x x x x x
 en: The galla demons saw her
  rest broken
column 2'
  beginning broken
1'. [...] x
 en: ...
2'. [...] x
 en: ...
3'. [...] x
 en: ...
4'. [...] x
 en: ...
5'. [...] x
 en: ...
  rest broken

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
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  • Genre(s): Literary (ETCSL 1.04.03 Dumuzi’s Dream (witness) Dumuzi's Dream)
  • Language(s): Sumerian


  • history: Alster, Dumuzi, Dumuzi 046 Ad

    [Alster1972Dumuzi] Alster, Bendt. 1972. Dumuzi’s Dream. Aspects of Oral Poetry in a Sumerian Myth. Mesopotamia 1. Copenhagen : Akademisk Forlag, D.B.K.

  • history: UET 6, 0021

    [Gadd1963] Gadd, Cyril J., and Aaron Shaffer. 1963, 1966.

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  • Provenience: Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
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  • Excavation No: U —
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-06-15 at 20:34:30 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2019-06-09 at 21:05:56 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2019-05-29 at 21:02:00 Englund, Robert K. Atf Peterson, Jeremiah CDLI approved View
2006-11-02 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Foxvog, Daniel A.; Guerra, Dylan; Peterson, Jeremiah; Veldhuis, Niek; Wolfe, Jared N. CDLI approved View

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

Composite Score
CDLI Literary 000347 (Dumuzi&#039;s Dream) composite (P469528) View the score

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Cite this Artifact
“CDLI Literary 000347, Ex. 011 Artifact Entry.” (2006) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). June 15, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346106.
CDLI Literary 000347, ex. 011 artifact entry (No. P346106). (2023, June 15). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346106 (Original work published 2006)
CDLI Literary 000347, ex. 011 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346106 (Accessed: June 18, 2024).
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	month = {jun 15},
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	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346106},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346106},
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