UET 6, 0385 (P346429)

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

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tablet
obverse
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1. e2 bar-ra ESZ x-zu dim2
2. e-zu dim2 pa5-zu dim2
3. dub-sar-e a#-na-bi-me-en
 en: (Sum.) performing upon your ... house, performing upon your dike, performing upon your ditch, scribe, what is this (for what) you are(?) (Akk.) The ... of your house is ..., your dike is piled, your ditch is dug, for the art of the scribe ...?
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reverse
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1. e2 bar-ra ESZ UR4-zu dim2 e-zu dim2
2. pa5-zu dim2 dub-sar-e
3. a#-na-bi-me-en
4. TA-ZI-NI bi-ti-ka
5. x-x-BI-A2 i-ik-ka
6. sza#?-pi2#?-ik pa-la-ak-ka he-ri#?
7. [a]-na t,up-szar-ru-tim
8. [...]-x-u2-ka
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Consult word list of Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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  • primary: UET 6, 0385

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

  • history: Alster Proverbs, Proverbs 325

    [AlsterProverbs1997] Alster, Bendt. 1997. Proverbs of Ancient Sumer: The World’s Earliest Proverb Collection.

  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: BM —
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  • Provenience: Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
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  • Excavation No: U 17207.125
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2019-06-05 at 11:25:48 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2019-05-29 at 21:01:58 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. 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

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Cite this Artifact
“UET 6, 0385 Artifact Entry.” 2006. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). November 2, 2006. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346429.
UET 6, 0385 artifact entry (No. P346429). (2006, November 2). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346429
UET 6, 0385 artifact entry (2006) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346429 (Accessed: July 23, 2024).
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	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-07-23]},
	year = {2006},
	month = {nov 2},
	title = {UET 6, 0385 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346429},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P346429},
}

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