CT 29, pl. 09, BM 080878 (P365944)

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 080878

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

Measurements

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tablet
obverse
1. a-na geme2-{d}utu
2. qi2-bi2-ma
3. um-ma u-bar-rum a-hu-ki-i-ma
4. a-na _u4 1(u)-kam_ ka-asz-da-ki
5. mi-nu-um sza ta-asz-pu-ri-im
6. um-ma at-ti-i-ma
7. s,u2-ha-ar-tum ma-ha-ar
8. ma-ra-at an-um-pi2-sza
9. usz#-sza-ab
reverse
1. ma#-ar-ti an-um-pi2-sza
2. a-na bi-ti-i-ni
3. i-ra-ab-bi-a-na-szi
4. at-ti bi-it-ki a-na _ku3-babbar_
5. ta-na-di-ni-i-ma
6. ki-a-am ta-asz-pu-ri-im
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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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  • primary: CT 29, 09, BM 080878

    [King1910CT 29] King, Leonard W. 1910. Cuneiform Texts. Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum 29.

  • history: AbB 2, 135

    [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 080878
  • Accession No.: 1891-05-09 Bu, 1017

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
2018-08-23 at 10:49:35 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2007-03-05 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“CT 29, Pl. 09, BM 080878 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365944.
CT 29, pl. 09, BM 080878 artifact entry (No. P365944). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365944 (Original work published 2007)
CT 29, pl. 09, BM 080878 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365944 (Accessed: April 16, 2024).
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