RINBE 2, Nabonidus 43, ex. 01 (P472682)

Official or display stela excavated in Babylon (mod. Bābil), dated to the Neo-Babylonian (ca. 626-539 BC) period and now kept in British Museum, London, UK

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Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM 090837 (was BM 012149)

Period

Neo-Babylonian (ca. 626-539 BC)

Provenience

Babylon (mod. Bābil)

Artifact Type

Stela

Material(s)

Igneous rock > Basalt

Genre / Subgenre(s)

Official or display (witness)

Language(s)

Akkadian

Measurements

580.0 mm × 460.0 mm × 250.0 mm

Witness

object stele
surface a
  rest broken
column 1'
1. ep-sze-ti-ia _saga-mesz_ ha-disz ip-pa-lis-ma
2. a-ra-ku _[u4-mesz_-ia] i-qi2-sza2-an-ni ina a-mat {d}sin
3. _lugal dingir#-mesz {d}iszkur szeg3_ u2-[masz]-szi-ra-am-ma
4. {d}e2-a u2-pat,-t,i-ra nag-bu-szu2 mesz-ru-u
5. nu-uh-szu2 u _he2-gal2_-la ina _kur_-ia# isz-ku-un
6. _1(disz) gur 1(barig) 3(ban2) sze-bar_ a-na _1(disz) gin2 ku3-babbar 1(asz) gur 2(barig) 3(ban2) zu2-lum_
7. [a]-na _1(disz) gin2 ku3-babbar 1(barig) 5(ban2) sze-gesz-i3_ a-na _1(disz) gin2 ku3-babbar_
8. [x] _3(ban2)_ u2-le-e a-na 1(disz) _gin2 ku3-babbar# 5(disz) ma-na siki-hi-a_
9. a-na 1(disz) _gin2 ku3-babbar_ 1(disz)-en _ma-na an#?-na#?_ a-na _1(disz) gin2 ku3-babbar_
10. _gesztin# kasz-sag kur_-i sza2 ina qe2-reb _kur_-ia ia-a-nu
11. _3(ban2)#? gesztin_ a-na _1(disz) gin2 ku3-babbar ki-lam_ ina qe2-reb _kur_-ia
12. [t,u3?]-uh#?-du# u# mesz#-ru#-u2# ina# _kur#_-ia# isz-ku-un
13. _[ug3-mesz] kur-uri{ki}_ i-pisz-tu2 {d}sin ip-pal-su-ma#
14. [ip-la-hu _dingir_]-ut-su _gal_-tu2 u {d}sin# _lugal dingir-mesz_
15. [...] x sza2 ri [x x] ib-szi-ma
16. [...] x x x
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Consult previous versions and their differences
Consult sign list of Neo-Babylonian (ca. 626-539 BC)
Consult word list of Neo-Babylonian (ca. 626-539 BC)

  • Artifact type: Stela Artifact type comments:

    stele

  • Material: Igneous rock > Basalt
  • Measurements (mm): 580.0 high × 460.0 wide × 250.0 thick
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  • Artifact comments:

    stele


  • primary: RINBE 2, Nabonidus 43, ex. 01

    [Novotny2020RINBE2] Weiershäuser, Frauke, and Jamie Novotny. 2020. The Royal Inscriptions of Amēl-Marduk (561-560 BC), Neriglissar (559-556 BC), and Nabonidus (555-539 BC), Kings of Babylon. Royal Inscriptions of the Neo-Babylonian Empire, vol. 2. Eisenbrauns.

  • history: King, Leonard W., BBS (1912) 037,

    [sec122272] N.d.

  • history: Schaudig, Hanspeter, AOAT 256 (2001) 3.04, ex. 01 ,

    [sec122273] N.d.

  • Composite No.:
  • Museum No.: BM 090837 (was BM 012149)
  • Accession No.: 1825-05-03, 0099

  • Provenience: Babylon (mod. Bābil) [uncertain]
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-09-10 at 21:32:33 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2023-06-19 at 09:29:48 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2023-06-01 at 18:47:18 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Novotny, Jamie Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2020-03-27 at 16:08:21 Englund, Robert K. Atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2014-12-26 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact Firth, Richard; Woods, Christopher CDLI approved View

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This artifact is a witness to the following composite(s):

Composite Score
RINBE 2, Nabonidus 43 composite (P519071) View the score

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Cite this Artifact
“RINBE 2, Nabonidus 43, Ex. 01 Artifact Entry.” (2014) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). September 11, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P472682.
RINBE 2, Nabonidus 43, ex. 01 artifact entry (No. P472682). (2023, September 11). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P472682 (Original work published 2014)
RINBE 2, Nabonidus 43, ex. 01 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P472682 (Accessed: April 25, 2024).
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	year = {2023},
	month = {sep 11},
	title = {RINBE 2, {Nabonidus} 43, ex. 01 artifact entry},
	url = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P472682},
	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P472682},
}

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