VS 16, 056 (P372911)

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 01206

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
  beginning broken
1'. [...]
2'. [...]
3'. [...]
4'. [...]
5'. id-di-nu [...]
6'. u3 ma-la# [...]
7'. sza be-li2 [...]
8'. sza s,a-ab-[...]
9'. tu-sza-x [...]
reverse
1. a-na be-li2-ia la i-sa-an-ni-qu2#
2. u3 ka-ni-ka sza ma-har _ugula mar-[tu]_
3. szu-li-szu
4. 2(disz) _munus_ s,e-eh-he-re-ti-szu
5. sza ta-ri-ba-tum _ugula mar-tu_ is,#-[ba-tu]
6. te-er-szu u3 i-sza-ri#-[isz a-pu-ul-szu]
7. u3 hu-za-lum _sipa_ sza [x x x (x)]
  rest broken
left
1. [x x] x x-ku-nu
2. [a-na] be#-li2-ia asz-pu-ra-am

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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, 56

    [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, 56

    [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 01206
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2018-06-09 at 09:10:35 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram CDLI approved View
2018-06-06 at 03:17:37 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, 056 Artifact Entry.” 2007. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). September 19, 2007. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372911.
VS 16, 056 artifact entry (No. P372911). (2007, September 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372911
VS 16, 056 artifact entry (2007) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372911 (Accessed: April 24, 2024).
@misc{2007VS,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-24]},
	year = {2007},
	month = {sep 19},
	title = {VS 16, 056 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372911},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P372911},
}

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