Nisaba 31/2, 118 (P377040)

Administrative tablet excavated in Umma (mod. Tell Jokha), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in British Museum, London, UK

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Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM 111263

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

-

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tablet
obverse
1. 4(disz) ma2 1(u) gur
2. a2 u4 1(disz)-bi 5(disz) sila3-ta
3. u4 6(disz)-sze3 sze-bi 2(barig) sze lugal
4. a-u2-da-ta kun-zi-da i7 du-du-ka-sze3
5. u2-HAR-an ib2-la2
6. giri3 ur-{d}suen dumu ur-{d}ba-ba6
reverse
1. 1(disz) ma2 2(u) gur
2. a2 u4 1(disz)-a-bi 5(disz)# sila3-ta
3. u4 6(disz)-sze3 sze-bi 3(ban2)
4. a-pi4-sal4#{ki}-ta
5. kun-zi-da masz-kan2{ki}-sze3 ib2#-[la2]
6. giri3 sza3-ku3-ge
7. kiszib3 lu2-du10-ga
  some text moved to next line
8. iti {d}li9-si4
9. mu us2-sa ki-masz{ki} [ba]-hul mu us2-sa-a-bi
seal 1
1. [...]
2. dub-[sar]
3. dumu ur-[...]

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Consult sign list of Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
Consult word list of Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

  • Artifact type: Tablet
  • Material: Clay
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  • primary: Nisaba 31/2, 118

    [Alivernini2019Nisaba31/2] Alivernini, Sergio, and Piero Greco. 2019. Neo-Sumerian Administrative Texts from the Géjou Collection Kept in the British Museum. Nisaba 31. Messina: DICAM.

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  • Museum No.: BM 111263
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  • Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Šulgi.48.09.00 (us2-us2 year)
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  • Accounting Period: 0

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-08-19 at 13:27:14 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
2020-11-07 at 08:39:39 Firth, Richard Atf Firth, Richard CDLI approved View
2020-11-07 at 08:27:31 Firth, Richard Atf Firth, Richard CDLI approved View
2007-12-12 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Cripps, Eric L.; Molina, Manuel 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
“Nisaba 31/2, 118 Artifact Entry.” (2007) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P377040.
Nisaba 31/2, 118 artifact entry (No. P377040). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P377040 (Original work published 2007)
Nisaba 31/2, 118 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P377040 (Accessed: June 15, 2024).
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	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P377040},
}

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