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Primary publication: MSVO 3, 29
Author: Englund, Robert K. & Damerow, Peter
Publication date: 2018
Secondary publication(s): Frühe Schrift Nr. 4.29; p. 67 copy obv.; copy published R. Englund in J. Bauer, R. Englund and M. Krebernik, OBO 160/1 (Freiburg Switzerland 1998) 182 fig. 69
Author remarks: Tafel mit nur einer einzigen Eintragung über eine sehr große Menge Gerste. Die Eintragung ist mit Zusatzinformationen versehen, insbesondere mit der Zeitangabe “37 Monate”. Auf der Tafel ist die größte Menge Gerste aller archaischen Texte der Erlenmeyer-S
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CDLI no.: P005340
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001r1wkm
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Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20020221 schoeyen_catalogue
Transliteration: Englund, Robert K.
Translation: no translation
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Collection Information
Owner: Schøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.: MS 1717
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Genre: Administrative
Sub-genre remarks: Beer Production, 134,813 litres of barley to be delivered over 3 years (37 months) to the government official Kushin responsible for the brewery at the Inanna Temple in Uruk.
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Language: undetermined
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Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Measurements (mm): 76 x 67 x 19
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Provenience: Uruk (mod. Warka) ?
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Period: Uruk III (ca. 3200-3000 BC)
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1. 3(N48) 1(N34) 6(N14) 1(N01) 1(N39~a) , |U4x(3(N14).7(N01))| SZE~a DUB~a |LAGAB~bxLAGAB~b| (KU~b1 SZIM~a)a SZAM2
#tr.en: 5617 1/5 N1’s, exchange barley, 37 months, Kushim’s final account.
# ca. 135,000 liters

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