CT 08, pl. 47, Bu 1891-05-09, 2527 (P370504)

Legal tablet & envelope 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 082518 & BM 082519

Period

Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)

Provenience

Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah)

Artifact Type

Tablet & envelope

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Legal (Field sale)

Language(s)

-

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tablet
obverse
1. _4(iku) GAN2 a-sza3_
2. i-na _a-gar3_ ma-ha-na
3. _us2-sa-du_ zi-ki-lum
4. _ki_ ARAD-tum _dumu_ ha-PI-ra-nim
  Dekiere reads u3, but the copy has ki
5. {disz}in-na-ba-tum
6. u3 isz8-tar2-ri-mi-im
7. _in-szi-sa10_
8. _sa10 til-la-ni-sze3_
9. _ku3-babbar sza3-ga-ni ba-an-TUG2_
10. _gesz-gan-na_
11. _ib2-ta-bala_
12. _[u4] kur2 lu2 lu2_
13. _[nu]-mu#-un-gi4-gi4-dam_
reverse
1. _mu_ {d}utu u3 im-me-ru-um
2. _in-pa3-de3-esz_
3. _igi_ {d}suen-e-ri-ba-am
4. _dumu_ nu-ur2-i3-li2-szu
5. _igi_ a-sa-li-ia
6. _dumu_ sa3-ri-qum
7. _igi_ dingir-sza-ru-um
8. _dumu_ sa-mu-qi2-im
9. _igi_ hu-bu-di-ia
10. _dumu_ ba-zi-nim
11. _igi_ ma-ti-ia
12. _dumu-munus_ mu-na-nim#
13. _igi_ sa-na-ak-ra#-tum
14. _dumu-munus_ mu-sa-li-mi-im
left
1. _igi_ sza-at-{d}a-a _dub-sar-munus_
envelope
obverse
1. _dub 4(iku) GAN2 a-sza3_
2. i-na _a-gar3_ ma-ha-na
3. _us2-sa-du_ zi-ki-lum _dumu_ dingir-[...]
4. _ki_ ARAD-tum _dumu_ ha-PI-ra-nim
5. {disz}in-na-ba-tum _lukur nig2 {d}utu_
6. _dumu-munus_ isz8-tar2-ri-mi-im _ama-a-ni_
7. _in#-szi#-sa10 sa10 til-la-ni-sze3_
8. _[ku3]-babbar# sza3-ga-ni ba-an-TUG2_
9. _gesz#-gan-na ib2-ta-bala_
10. _[u4] kur2# lu2 lu2 nu-mu-un-gi4#-[gi4-dam]_
11. _[mu]_ {d}utu u3 im-me-ru-um#
12. _[in]-pa3-de3-esz_
13. _[igi_ {d}]suen#-e-ri-ba#-[am]
  rest broken
seal 1
1. a-sa-li-[ia]
2. dumu sa3-ri-[qum]
  Blocher, MVS X (1992) no. 32
seal 2
  (uninscribed)
  Blocher, MVS X (1992) no. 33
seal 3
  (uninscribed)
  Blocher, MVS X (1992) no. 34

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 & envelope
  • Material: Clay
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  • Genre(s): Legal (Field sale)
  • Language(s):


  • primary: CT 8, 47b

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

  • history: MVS 10, no. VIII

    [Blocher1993MVS10] Blocher, Felix. 1993. Siegelabrollungen Auf Frühaltbabylonischen Tontafeln Im British Museum. Ein Katalog. Münchener Vorderasiatische Studien 10. München, Wien: Profil Verlag.

    (seals)


  • history: MHET 2/1, 8

    [Dekiere1994MHET2/1] Dekiere, Luc. 1994. Old Babylonian Real Estate Documents from Sippar in the British Museum. Part 1: Pre-Hammurabi Documents. Mesopotamian History and Environment. Series III. Texts 2. Ghent: University of Ghent.

  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: BM 082518 & BM 082519
  • Accession No.: 1891-05-09 Bu, 2527 & 1891-05-09 Bu, 2527A

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-09-09 at 18:41:45 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2023-03-13 at 09:39:55 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram Jagersma, Bram 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
2007-08-01 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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This artifact is impressed by the following seal(s):

Seal Provenience Period Date
dummy composite seal for unidentified seals (P533185) - -

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Cite this Artifact
“CT 08, Pl. 47, Bu 1891-05-09, 2527 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). September 9, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P370504.
CT 08, pl. 47, Bu 1891-05-09, 2527 artifact entry (No. P370504). (2023, September 9). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P370504 (Original work published 2007)
CT 08, pl. 47, Bu 1891-05-09, 2527 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P370504 (Accessed: July 19, 2024).
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	month = {sep 9},
	title = {CT 08, pl. 47, {Bu} 1891-05-09, 2527 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P370504},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P370504},
}

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