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Tablet with cuneiform inscription

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Clay tablet with cuneiform inscription.

Inscription

1 3.0.0 še gur-lugala 2 gi-a sám-a 3 ki Lú-giri(KA)-zala(NI)-ni-ta 4 Lú-igi-sa6-sa6 5 šu ba-ti 6 iti Še-kara-gál-/(la) 7 šà bal-a 8 mu Lu-BALAG-[x] 9 Si-mu-ru-um^ki 10 a-rá 9-kam / ba-hul Seal: Ur-^dLi9- / si4 (en)-si

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Russell Robb, Sr.

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian, Neo-Sumerian, about 2150 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 39 x 36 x 14 mm (1 9/16 x 1 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.390

Medium or Technique

Clay

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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