CT 29, pl. 38, BM 080947 (P365969)

Letter tablet 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 080947

Period

Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

Provenience

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Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Letter

Language(s)

Akkadian

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tablet
obverse
1. a-na i3-li2-ma-a-hi a-hi-ia
2. qi2-bi2-ma
3. um-ma {d}isztaran-szi-it-ma-ar-ma a-hu-ka
4. {d}utu u3 {d}isztaran
5. li-ba-li-t,u2-ka
6. asz-szu s,u2-ha-ri sza ma-ah-ri-ka
7. tup-pa-ka li-li-ka-ma
8. lu-u2 _ga_ lu-u2 _siki hi-a_
9. lu _ku3-babbar_ lu-sze-bi-la-ku
10. u3 asz-szu-um
11. su2-ma-ti
reverse
1. sza bi-su2 ma-ah-ri-ka
2. u3 szu-u2 a-hi-ma
3. ar-hi-isz asz-sza-su2
4. u3 ma-ri-szu pu#-ut,-ra-ma
5. li-ba-ka li-t,i-ib
6. u3 asz-szu-um
7. sza su2-ma-tam
8. ta-asz-pu-ra
9. um-ma at-ta
10. _ku3-babbar_ sza i-na qa-ti
11. i-ba-szu
12. szu-bi-lam
left
1. t,e-ma-am SIG KUR
2. lu-usz-me-ma
3. lu-sze-bi-la-ku

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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 29, 38, BM 080947

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

  • history: AbB 2, 170

    [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 080947
  • Accession No.: 1891-05-09 Bu, 1085

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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
2018-08-24 at 07:45:53 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. 38, BM 080947 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365969.
CT 29, pl. 38, BM 080947 artifact entry (No. P365969). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365969 (Original work published 2007)
CT 29, pl. 38, BM 080947 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365969 (Accessed: April 22, 2024).
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	year = {2023},
	month = {aug 19},
	title = {CT 29, pl. 38, {BM} 080947 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365969},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P365969},
}

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