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Tablet Fragment

Object Number:CBS8176
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Period: Old Babylonian Period
Date Made: 1900-1600 BCE
Early Date: -1900
Late Date: -1600
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Clay
Inscription Language:Sumerian Language
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number:P268862 - CDLI Number
B8176 - Old Museum Number
CBS8315, CBS13853, N1202 - Associated Object Number
CBS 08176 + CBS 08315 + CBS 13853 + Ist Ni 02707 + N 1202 - Other Number

Description

From center of a large three column tablet. Sumerian religious text.

Literary text. Enlil and Ninlil. (ETCSL 1.02.01, CDLI Composite: Q000336). Enlil and Ninlil: the Birth of Nanna; (Obverse)(i)21x(ii)34x(Reverse)(iii)28x(iv)5 lines. See CDLI for line art (hand drawing of inscription). Joins with CBS8315, CBS13853, N1202, and Ist Ni 02707 from the Archaeology Museum in Istanbul, Turkey.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus.. New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 475View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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