Orient 55, 169 no. 17 (P424386)

Administrative tablet excavated in Puzriš-Dagan (mod. Drehem), dated to the Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC) period and now kept in Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA

Metadata / catalogue

Flat catalogue

As CSV As TSV

Expanded catalogue

As JSON

Linked catalogue

As TTL As JSON-LD As RDF/JSON As RDF/XML

Text / annotations

Text data

As ATF As JTF

Linked annotations

As TTL As JSON-LD As RDF/JSON As RDF/XML

Related publications

As CSV As BibTeX

Chemical Data

Seal Chemistry

As CSV

Museum Collection(s)

Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA

Museum Number

WCMA 20.1.19

Period

Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)

Provenience

Puzriš-Dagan (mod. Drehem)

Artifact Type

Tablet

Material(s)

Clay

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Administrative

Language(s)

Sumerian

Measurements

32.0 mm × 29.0 mm

tablet
obverse
1. 1(disz) gu4 mu 1(asz)
 en: 1 bull (of) one year,
2. 5(disz) udu
 en: 5 sheep,
3. 1(disz) u8
 en: 1 ewe,
4. 1(disz) sila4
 en: 1 lamb,
5. ba-ug7 u4 2(u) 1(disz)-kam
 en: slaughtered, on the 21st day;
6. ki du-u2-du-ta
 en: from Du'udu
reverse
1. {d}szul-gi-iri-gu10
 en: Šulgi-irigu
2. szu ba-ti
 en: has received;
3. iti u5-bi2-gu7
 en: month: “Eating Ubi-birds,”
4. mu {d}szu-{d}suen lugal uri5{ki}-ma-ke4 bad3 mar-tu mu-ri-iq-ti-id-ni-im mu-du3
 en: year: “Šu-Suen, king of Ur, erected the Amorite wall Muriq-tidnim.”
left
1. 1(disz) gu4 7(disz) udu

Consult previous versions and their differences
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
  • Measurements (mm): 32.0 high × 29.0 wide
  • Weight:
  • Artifact Preservation:
  • Condition Description:
  • Join Information:
  • Seal no.:
  • Seal information:
  • Artifact comments:


  • primary: Orient 55, p.155-172, p. 169 no. 17

    [Liu2020Williams] Changyu, Liu. 2020. “The Neo-Sumerian Texts in the Williams College Museum of Art.” Orient, Report of the Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan 55: 155–72.

  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: WCMA 20.1.19
  • Accession No.:

  • Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
  • Dates Referenced: Šū-Suen.04.04.00
  • Alternative Years:
  • Date Comments:
  • Accounting Period: 0

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-06-22 at 16:00:22 Jagersma, Bram Atf Jagersma, Bram Jagersma, Bram approved View
2020-06-12 at 08:24:23 Lafont, Bertrand Atf Lafont, Bertrand CDLI approved View
2016-12-15 at 17:09:25 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2011-10-08 at 11:14:57 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2011-10-07 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Freedman, Sally M. CDLI approved View

Consult this artifact as presented on the website of collections and projects:

General Notes: -
CDLI Notes: -
Cite this Artifact
“Orient 55, 169 No. 17 Artifact Entry.” 2011. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). October 7, 2011. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P424386.
Orient 55, 169 no. 17 artifact entry (No. P424386). (2011, October 7). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P424386
Orient 55, 169 no. 17 artifact entry (2011) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P424386 (Accessed: April 19, 2024).
@misc{2011Orient,
	note = {[Online; accessed 2024-04-19]},
	year = {2011},
	month = {oct 7},
	title = {Orient 55, 169 no. 17 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P424386},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P424386},
}

TY  - ELEC
DA  - 2011/10/7/
PY  - 2011
ID  - P424386
LB  - CDLI:P424386
M1  - 2024/4/19/
TI  - Orient 55, 169 no. 17 artifact entry
UR  - https://cdli.ucla.edu/P424386
ER  - 
This website uses essential cookies that are necessary for it to work properly. These cookies are enabled by default.