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Object Number:CBS13972
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Period: Old Babylonian Period
Date Made: 1900-1600 BCE
Early Date: -1900
Late Date: -1600
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Unbaked
Inscription Language:Sumerian Language
Akkadian Language
Height: 25 cm
Width: 21.5 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number:P227509 - CDLI Number
B13972 - Old Museum Number
CBS 13972 + CBS 14545 - Other Number
CBS14545 - Associated Object Number

Description

CBS Register: fragments of a large, unbaked clay tablet. Inscriptions of Lugal-zagesii, Sargon, Rimush, and Manistusu, copied from originals in the Ekur temple at Nippur. Royal/Monumental text. (CDLI Composite: Q000834, Q001397, Q001398, Q001399, Q001400, Q001401, Q001402, Q001403, Q001404,). See CDLI for transliteration info. Joins with CBS14545.

Exhibited in the Middle East Galleries as number B13972.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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Bibliography:

[Web Site] Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative: Archival View of P227509.. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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