CT 06, pl. 23, Bu 1891-05-09, 0383 (P365137)

Letter tablet excavated in Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah), 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 080249

Period

Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

Provenience

Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Letter

Language(s)

Akkadian

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tablet
obverse
1. a-na lu2-{d}mar-tu
2. qi2-bi2-ma
3. um-ma a-<<pi>>-bu-wa-qar-ma
4. {d}utu u3 {d}marduk li-ba-al-li-t,u2-ka
5. asz-szum mu-ha-di-tim
6. tup-pa-am {disz}ha-ia-ab-ni-nu
7. {disz}nu-ur2-ra-tum
8. u3 dingir-szu-ba-ni
9. usz-ta-bi-lam
10. i-zi-iz e-si-ir-szu-nu-ti-ma
11. a-wa-at s,u2-ha-ar-ti an-ni-ti
12. am-mu-ur szum-<ma a>-ha-zu-um
13. li-hu-uz
reverse
1. szum-ma la ki-a-am
2. szum-ma li-ib-ba-szu
3. _ku3-babbar_ u2-zu-be2-e
4. szu!(LI)-usz-qi2-il-ma ki-<<a>>-ma ti#-du-u2
5. {disz}mu-ha-di-tum-ma _mu 2(disz)-kam_
6. u2-da-bi-ba-an-ni
7. szum-ma i-na ki-na-tim ta-ra-ma-an-ni
8. s,i2-ri-im a-wa-ti-sza
9. am-mu-ur sza mu-ha-di-tim
10. ki-ma ta-asz-pu-ra-am
11. i-sza-ri-isz a-ta-pa-al-szi
12. me-he-er tup-pi2-ia
13. szu-bi-lam

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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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  • primary: CT 6, 23a

    [Pinches1898CT6] Pinches, Theophilus G. 1898. Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum 6. London: The Trustees of the British Museum.

  • history: AbB 2, 109

    [Frankena1966AbB2] Frankena, Rintje. 1966. Briefe Aus Dem British Museum (LIH Und CT 2 - 33). Altbabylonische Briefe in Umschrift Und Übersetzung, Heft 2. Leiden: Brill.

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  • Museum No.: BM 080249
  • Accession No.: 1891-05-09 Bu, 0383

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-08-19 at 13:32:21 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune; Smidt, Gustav Ryberg Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2023-01-21 at 07:53:06 Pagé-Perron, Émilie Artifact Földi, Zsombor J.; Jiménez, Enrique; Pagé-Perron, Émilie Electronic Babylonian Library Pagé-Perron, Émilie approved View
2018-06-27 at 07:32:34 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2007-02-26 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“CT 06, Pl. 23, Bu 1891-05-09, 0383 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365137.
CT 06, pl. 23, Bu 1891-05-09, 0383 artifact entry (No. P365137). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365137 (Original work published 2007)
CT 06, pl. 23, Bu 1891-05-09, 0383 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365137 (Accessed: April 22, 2024).
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	year = {2023},
	month = {aug 19},
	title = {CT 06, pl. 23, {Bu} 1891-05-09, 0383 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365137},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365137},
}

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