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Primary publication: MVN 11, 170
Author: Owen, David I.
Publication date: 1982
Secondary publication(s):
Author remarks:
Published collation:
CDLI no.: P116183
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001vhmgq
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20011220 ur3_catalogue
Transliteration: Owen, David I.
Translation: no translation
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Collection Information
Owner: Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Museum no.: SM 1911.05.034
Accession no.: 07195
Acquisition history:

Text Content:
Genre: Legal
Sub-genre remarks: SM catalogue: legal document--witnessed expenditure of silver to buy slaves and an orchard
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Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: tablet
Material: clay
Object remarks:
Measurements (mm): 69 x 45 x 20
Object preservation:
Surface preservation:
Condition description: complete; tablet was first sealed, then inscribed
Join information:
Seal no.: Sx
Seal information:
Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
Period remarks:
Date of Origin: Amar-Suen.--.00.00
Dates referenced: Amar-Suen.--.00.00
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1. 1(disz) u-bar u3 dumu-ne-ne
2. ku3-bi 1/3(disz) ma-na
3. 1(disz) a-a-ha-ma-ti u3 dumu-ne-ne
4. ku3-bi 1/3(disz) ma-na
5. 4(u) 5(disz) udu masz2 hi-a
6. ku3-bi 1/3(disz) ma-na 2(disz) 1/2(disz) gin2
7. 1(u) gin2 ku3 sa10 am {gesz}kiri6 bala a-sza3 la2-tur-ka
# sic am
8. zi-ga-am3

1. la2-ia3 1(u) 6(disz) gin2 ku3
2. lu2-eb-gal-ra la-ba-na-su
$ blank space
3. mu la2-ia3 ur-{d}nam2-nun-ka-ka in-su-ga-sze3
4. lu2-eb-gal szu ba-ti
5. igi ur-{d}szara2 sza13-dub-ba-sze3
6. igi lugal-ezem dumu ku-li-sze3
7. igi sza3-nin-ga2-sze3
8. igi ur-e2-mah dumu ki-la-ri-sze3

seal 1
column 1
1. {d}amar-{d}suen
2. nita kal-ga
3. [lugal] uri5{ki}-ma
4. [lugal an]-ub-da limmu2-ba
column 2
1. lugal-[...]
2. dub-[sar]
3. dumu ur-[...]
4. SAG-[...]
5. ARAD2-[zu]
# following Mayr