VS 16, 004 (P372861)

Letter tablet excavated in Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah), dated to the Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC) period and now kept in Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

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Museum Collection(s)

Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

Museum Number

VAT 00746

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 ib-ni-{d}iszkur
2. qi2-bi2-ma
3. um-ma an-pi4-{d}utu-ma
4. {d}utu u3 {d}marduk li-ba-al-li-t,u2-ka
5. asz-szum sze-im sza ta-asz-pu-ra-ma
6. um-ma at-ta-a-ma
7. {disz}an-pi4-sza usz-ta-ad-da-a-ni
8. i-nu-ma {disz}an-pi4-sza _ku3-babbar_ a-na
9. a-wi-li-im id-di-nu
10. ma-ah-ri-ia _ku3-babbar_ a-na a-wi-lim id-di-in
11. u3 a-na-ku a-wa-tim i-di
12. ur-ra-am a-pa-la-am u2-ul e-le-i
13. szum-ma a-na _e2 dingir_-lim
14. i-sza-ap-<pa>-ru-ni-in-ni
15. a-pa-lam u2-ul i-le-e
16. at-ta ki-ma te-le-u2
17. e-pu-usz
reverse
1. szum-ma i-na sze-im sza ta-sza-mu
2. _ku3-babbar_ wa-as,-ba-ku-um i-di-in
3. szum-ma a-na ge-er-ri-im
4. mi-im-ma la ta-la-ak
5. pa-ni sza-at-ti u3 sza-ma-tu
6. u3 mi-lu-um i-na na-ri
7. asz-szum _sag-geme2_ sza ta-asz-pu-ra-am
8. szum-ma wi-li-id _e2_
9. u3 isz-pa-ra-at sza-am-szi
10. u3 asz-szum hu-bu-u2-ni
11. sza i-na qa2-ti pa-ha-ri
12. ma-a-at hu-bu-ni
13. sza 1/2(disz) _sila3-ta-a_ 1(gesz2) 1(u) szu-szi
14. u3 sza 1(disz) _sila3-ta-a_ 3(u)
15. li#-qi2-ma szu-bi-lam
16. u3 {disz}ARAD-{d}nin-szubur
left
1. t,e4-em-ka szu-up-ra-am

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: VS 16, 4

    [Schroeder1917VS16] Schroeder, Otto. 1917. Altbabylonische Briefe, Mit Zeichen- Und Namenlisten. Vorderasiatische Schriftdenkmäler Der Königlichen Museen Zu Berlin 16. Leipzig: J. C. Hinrichs.

  • history: AbB 6, 4

    [Frankena1974AbB6] Frankena, Rintje. 1974. Briefe Aus Dem Berliner Museum. Altbabylonische Briefe in Umschrift Und Übersetzung, Heft 6. Leiden: Brill.

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  • Museum No.: VAT 00746
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2018-06-28 at 06:30:10 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2018-06-04 at 00:58:06 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2007-09-19 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“VS 16, 004 Artifact Entry.” 2007. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). September 19, 2007. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372861.
VS 16, 004 artifact entry (No. P372861). (2007, September 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372861
VS 16, 004 artifact entry (2007) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372861 (Accessed: April 12, 2024).
@misc{2007VS,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-12]},
	year = {2007},
	month = {sep 19},
	title = {VS 16, 004 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372861},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372861},
}

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