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Tablet

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Object Number:29-13-126
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Period: Neo-Sumerian
Ur III
Date Made: 2100-2000 BCE
Early Date: -2100
Late Date: -2000
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Receipt
Wool
Inscription Language:Sumerian Language
Height: 1.5 cm
Length: 4.5 cm
Width: 3.75 cm
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur, 1888-1900
Other Number:P121237 - CDLI Number
UM 29-13-126 - Other Number

Description

Business receipt for wool (Steele)

Date: 7th year of Su-Sin (mu Su-dSin lugal Urimki ma-da-!)

To be published by D. Owen

Administrative text. Receipt for silverloan with interest; Akk oath; lines. See CDLI for transliteration info and line art (hand drawing of inscription).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

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