CT 08, pl. 05, Bu 1888-05-12, 039 (P365168)

Legal 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 078202

Period

Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

Provenience

Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Legal

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tablet
obverse
1. _3(iku) GAN2 a-sza3_ i-na _a-gar3_ nam-zu-um{ki}
2. i-ta {d}utu-la-ma-si2 nin-ma-an-szum2
3. u3 i-ta um-mi-{d}{i7}idigna
4. _3(iku) GAN2 4(u) sar_ i-na _a-gar3_ nam-zu-um{ki}
5. i-ta mu-na-wi-ir-tum
6. _1(esze3) 1(iku) GAN2 a-sza3_ i-na _a-gar3_ ma-ha!-na
7. _1(disz) sar e2_ i-na _ga2-gi-a{ki}_
8. _da e2_ ka-ma-sa3-tum
9. _1(disz) sag-geme2_ {d}utu-la-ma-si2
10. bu-szu-sza wa-ar-ka-sa3
11. isz-tu pe2-e a-di _ku3-sig17_-s,u2 sza
12. {disz}mu-na-wi-ir-tum _lukur {d}utu dumu-munus_ {d}nanna-ma-an-szum2
13. a-na sig-i3-li2-sza! _dumu-munus_ GABA-dingir-ra
14. ma-ri-sza id-di-nu
15. a-di mu-na-wi-ir-<tum> ba-al-t,a3-[at]
16. _a-sza3# e2 geme2_ qa2-sa3-ma u2-ka#-[al]
17. [isz]-tu i-lu-sza iq-te-ru-[szi]
reverse
1. sza [sig]-i3-li2-sza#-ma
2. _mu_ {d}utu {d}a-a {d}marduk
3. u3 ha-am-u-ra-pi2 _lugal_
  single ruling
4. _igi_ dingir-pi4-{d}a-a _sanga_ {d}utu
5. _igi_ isz-me-{d}suen _sanga_ {d}utu
6. _igi_ sig-i3-li2-szu _dumu_ lugal-{d}utu
7. _igi_ {d}utu-illat-su2 _dumu_ x [x] x mi#?
8. _igi_ i-din-er3-ra _dumu_ ta-ap#-gi#-ri#-{d}utu
9. _igi_ dingir-szu-ba-ni _dumu_ sig-{d}iszkur
10. _igi_ nu-ur2-a-li-szu _dumu_ e-ri-ba-am
11. _igi_ {d}marduk-la-ma-sa3-szu _ugula lukur {d}utu-mesz_
12. _igi_ ra-pa-asz-s,il2-li2-e#-[a]
13. _igi_ im-gur-{d}en-lil2 _igi_ x x x x
14. _igi_ a-bu-um-wa-qar _szitim_
15. _igi_ {d}iszkur-ma-an-szum2
16. _igi_ e-ri-ib-sin
17. _igi_ ib-ni-{[d]}iszkur _dub-sar_
18. iti kin-{d}inanna u4 1(u) 1(disz)-kam_
19. _mu_ {d}tasz-me-tum

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): Legal
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  • primary: CT 8, 5a

    [Pinches1899CT8] Pinches, Theophilus G. 1899. Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum 8. London: The Trustees of the British Museum.

  • history: Suurmeijer diss., App. p. 132-133

    [Suurmeijer2014property] Suurmeijer, Guido. 2014. “Property Transfer within the Family in Old Babylonian Sippar.” Phdthesis, Gent: Universiteit Gent.

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  • Museum No.: BM 078202
  • Accession No.: 1888-05-12 Bu, 0039

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-08-19 at 13:39:11 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
2021-08-19 at 21:18:56 Foxvog, Daniel A. Atf Foxvog, Daniel A. CDLI approved View
2007-02-26 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“CT 08, Pl. 05, Bu 1888-05-12, 039 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365168.
CT 08, pl. 05, Bu 1888-05-12, 039 artifact entry (No. P365168). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365168 (Original work published 2007)
CT 08, pl. 05, Bu 1888-05-12, 039 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365168 (Accessed: April 22, 2024).
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	year = {2023},
	month = {aug 19},
	title = {CT 08, pl. 05, {Bu} 1888-05-12, 039 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365168},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365168},
}

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