CT 52, 045 (P481794)

Letter tablet excavated in Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah), dated to the Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC) period and now kept in British Museum, London, UK

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Museum Collection(s)

British Museum, London, UK

Museum Number

BM 081486

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 _dumu-munus_ [x-x]-tim
2. qi2-bi2-ma#
3. um-ma ib-ba-tum# a-x-ki#
4. {d}utu u3 {d}marduk asz-szu-mi-ia
5. li-ba-al-li-t,u2-ki
6. ni-zi-iq#-ta#-ki-ma
7. a-na-zi-iq#-ma#
8. _sze-gesz-i3_
9. ki#-ma na-sa-hi-im#
reverse
1. [x-x-x] x da? ki?
2. la x x a-asz-szi
3. a-la-kam-ma
4. ni-zi-iq-ta-ki
5. u2-ha-la-aq-ki?
6. um-ma a-na-ku-ma
7. lu-ul-li-ik
8. ki-ma a-hu-ki
9. pa-al-hu
10. u2-ul ti-de#-e
left
1. _sze-gesz-i3_-ia u2-ha-la-aq
2. s,u2-ba-ta-am ub-ba-la-ki

Consult previous versions and their differences
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: CT 52, 45

    [Walker1976CT52] Walker, Christopher B. F. 1976. Old Babylonian Letters. Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum 52. London: The Trustees of the British Museum.

  • history: AbB 7, 45

    [Kraus1977AbB7] Kraus, Fritz R. 1977. Briefe Aus Dem British Museum (CT 52). Altbabylonische Briefe in Umschrift Und Übersetzung, Heft 7. Leiden: Brill.

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  • Museum No.: BM 081486
  • Accession No.: 1891-05-09 Bu, 1618

Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2023-08-19 at 13:39:11 Rattenborg, Rune Artifact Rattenborg, Rune; Smidt, Gustav Ryberg Geomapping Landscapes of Writing Rattenborg, Rune approved View
2023-01-20 at 12:10:25 Pagé-Perron, Émilie Artifact Földi, Zsombor J.; Jiménez, Enrique; Pagé-Perron, Émilie Electronic Babylonian Library Pagé-Perron, Émilie approved View
2020-05-05 at 07:46:14 Woestenburg, Els Atf Woestenburg, Els CDLI approved View
2015-10-07 at 00:00:00 CDLI Artifact CDLI CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“CT 52, 045 Artifact Entry.” (2015) 2023. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). August 19, 2023. https://cdli.ucla.edu/P481794.
CT 52, 045 artifact entry (No. P481794). (2023, August 19). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). https://cdli.ucla.edu/P481794 (Original work published 2015)
CT 52, 045 artifact entry (2023) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: https://cdli.ucla.edu/P481794 (Accessed: May 20, 2024).
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	year = {2023},
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	title = {CT 52, 045 artifact entry},
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	howpublished = {https://cdli.ucla.edu/P481794},
}

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