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Primary publication: MVN 15, 084
Author: Owen, David I.
Publication date: 1991
Secondary publication(s): Owen, JCS 24, 167 84
Author remarks: Wage computation for workmen to dig in a field of the king.
Published collation:
CDLI no.: P118364
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001rr5zk
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: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.: UM 72-25-008
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Text Content:
Genre: Administrative
Sub-genre remarks: Wage compensation for workmen to dig in the field of the king
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Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Seal no.: S005455
Seal information:
Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
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Date of Origin: Amar-Suen.09.00.00
Dates referenced: Amar-Suen.09.00.00
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