CT 29, pl. 33-34, BM 078214 (P365965)

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 078214

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 szi-i-li-bi u3 i-bi-{d}en-lil2
2. qi2-bi2-ma
3. um-ma s,il2-li2-{d}iszkur-ma
4. {d}utu u3 {d}en-lil2 i-li li-ba-li-t,u2-ku-<nu-ti>
5. asz-szum ki-si-im sza a-na {disz}a-hu-ni-ia
6. [ad]-di-nu ki-sa-am tu-ut-te-ra-nim
7. [tup]-pa-tim la-bi-ra-tim ta-ah-pi2-a
8. [u3 esz]-sze#-tim ta-asz-t,u2-ra-a
9. [ki]-sa#-am il-qi2-ma a-na ge-er-ri
10. it#-ta-la-ak
11. szum-ma ki-sa-am il-qi2-ma
12. it-ta-la-ak szum-ma ma-ah-ri-ku-<nu>
13. i-na ge-er-<ri>-im
reverse
1. sza i-la-kam tup-pa-am
2. szu-bi-la-nim t,e4-em tup-pa-tim
3. szu-up-ra-nim
4. a-na a-ma-tim u3 s,u2-ha-re-e
5. la ta-gi-a
6. u3 sza _1(u) sze gur_ pu-hu-ri
7. i-na qa2-ti-ku-nu s,a-ab-ta
8. t,e4-em tup-pa-tim u3 ki-si-im
9. i-na ge-er-ri-im
10. ma-ah-ri-im szu-up-ra-nim
11. isz-tu _u4_-mi sza a-bu-ul
12. zimbir{ki} u2-s,u2-u2
13. na-az-qa2-ku i-na ki!-na-tim
14. {disz}ba-ni-{d}utu ih-ta-li-iq
15. s,e2-eh-ra-am sza ki-ma
16. ta-ta-ap-la-si
left
1. ma-asz-ka-nam lu na-di

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, 33-34, BM 078214

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

  • history: AbB 2, 162

    [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 078214
  • Accession No.: 1888-05-12 Bu, 0065

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
2018-08-24 at 05:52:26 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. 33-34, BM 078214 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365965.
CT 29, pl. 33-34, BM 078214 artifact entry (No. P365965). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365965 (Original work published 2007)
CT 29, pl. 33-34, BM 078214 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365965 (Accessed: April 22, 2024).
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	month = {aug 19},
	title = {CT 29, pl. 33-34, {BM} 078214 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365965},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365965},
}

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