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Primary publication: ASJ 02, 009 15
Author: Gomi, Tohru
Publication date: 1980
Secondary publication(s): cited T. Gomi, WZKM 86, 1996, 144
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CDLI no.: P101918
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001qpgrh
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Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20011220 ur3_catalogue
Transliteration: cdlistaff
Translation: Englund, Robert K.
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Collection Information
Owner: British Museum, London, UK
Museum no.: BM 015101
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Genre: Administrative
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Language: Sumerian
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Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Provenience: Girsu (mod. Tello)
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Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
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Date of Origin: 00.00..03.00
Dates referenced: 00.00..03.00
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1. 1(gesz2) 2(u) 7(asz) 1(barig) mun gur lugal
#tr.en: 87 gur 1 barig salt,
2. ba-ri2 6(disz) sila3 im-tur
#tr.en: the barig reduced by 6 sila3,
3. sag sag3-ga-bi 8(asz) 3(barig) 2(ban2) 8(disz) sila3 gur
#tr.en: its struck head: 8 gur 3 barig 2 ban2 8 sila3;
# calculation: 26160/10 = 2616 (text has 2608)
4. 6(asz) 1(ban2) gazi gur
#tr.en: 6 gur 1 ban2 sumac,

1. ba-ri2-ga 2(ban2) im-tur
#tr.en: the barig reduced by 2 ban2,
2. sag sag3-ga-bi 2(asz) 3(disz) 1/3(disz) sila3 gur
#tr.en: its struck head: 2 gur 3 1/3 sila3;
# calculation: 1810/20 = 603 1/3
3. 1(barig) 3(ban2) 3(disz) sila3 {u2}x
#tr.en: 1 barig 3 ban2 3 sila3 x-plant,
4. sag sag3-ga-bi 3(ban2) 9(disz) 1/2(disz) sila3
#tr.en: its struck head: 3 ban2 9 1/2 sila3;
# calculation: unclear, ad hoc? (1/2 would be 46 1/2)
5. nig2-gal2-la
#tr.en: goods on hand,
6. ki ka-a2-na
#tr.en: from Ka-ana,
7. giri3 ARAD2-da-ni
#tr.en: via ARADdani;

1. iti ezem-{d}li9-si4
#tr.en: month: “Festival of Lisi.”