VS 16, 008 (P372865)

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 00784

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 szum-ma-{d}utu
2. qi2-bi2-ma
3. um-ma i-bi-{d}nin-szubur
4. {d}utu u3 il-ka
5. li-ba-al-li-t,u2-ka
6. asz-szum t,e4-mi-im sza i-din-{d}nin-szubur
7. a-di a-la-ka-am
8. mi-im-ma la te-ge-ri
9. na-asz-pa-ki a-ia-szi-im
10. u2-ul ip-qi2-da-am
11. i-na s,e-ri-im
12. ma-ga-al u2-sze-li
reverse
1. _ku3-babbar_-am sza na-asz-pa-ki
2. u2-sza-asz-qa2-al-szu
3. a-na pa-ni-ia
4. s,i-bi-t,e4-mi-im
5. lu ti-szu e-em {d}utu
6. i-qa2-bi-ne2-szi-im
7. ni-la-ak
8. szi-ma-am a-sza-ma-am-ma
9. a-ta-la-ka-am
10. a-na ni-ka-si2
11. sza a-hi-ka la te-gi#
12. lu szu-um-mu-TU

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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: VS 16, 8

    [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, 8

    [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 00784
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2018-06-04 at 01:44:07 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, 008 Artifact Entry.” 2007. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). September 19, 2007. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372865.
VS 16, 008 artifact entry (No. P372865). (2007, September 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372865
VS 16, 008 artifact entry (2007) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372865 (Accessed: April 24, 2024).
@misc{2007VS,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-24]},
	year = {2007},
	month = {sep 19},
	title = {VS 16, 008 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372865},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372865},
}

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