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Primary publication: CDLI Seals 006350 (physical)
Author: CDLI
Publication date: 2012ff.
Secondary publication(s): Frayne, Douglas R., RIME 3/2.01.02.x2039, ex. 01; King, Leonard W., CT 21, pl. 09 BM 089131; Collon, WAS II (1982) 470; Ward, Seal Cylinders 436
Citation: Such-Gutierrez, Marcos, Fs. Owen 152-156
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Published collation:
CDLI no.: P226633
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001qvd92
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20030812 johnsonjc
Transliteration: cdlistaff
Translation: uncertain
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Collection Information
Owner: British Museum, London, UK
Museum no.: BM 089131
Accession no.: 1907-11-15, 0001
Acquisition history:

Text Content:
Genre: Administrative
Sub-genre: physical seal, royal
Sub-genre remarks:
Composite no.: Q001767
Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: seal (not impression)
Material: stone: calcite
Object remarks: physical
Measurements (mm): ? x ? x ?
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Condition description:
Join information:
Seal no.: S006350
Seal information:
Provenience: uncertain (mod. uncertain)
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Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
Period remarks:
Date of Origin: Šulgi.00.00.00
Dates referenced: Šulgi.00.00.00
Date remarks: cc
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Seal (not impression)

surface a
1. {d}mes-lam-ta-e3-a
#tr.en: For Meslamtaea,
2. lugal a2 zi-da
#tr.en: the king who is the right arm
3. lagasz{ki}-ke4
#tr.en: of Lagaš,
4. nam-ti-il
#tr.en: for the life
5. {d}szul-gi nita kal-ga
#tr.en: of Šulgi,
6. lugal uri5{ki}-ma-ka-sze3
#tr.en: the king of Ur,
7. ki-lu5-la gu-za-la2
#tr.en: Kilula the chair-bearer,
8. dumu ur-ba-gara2-ke4
#tr.en: son of Ur-Bagara,
9. mu-na-dim2 kiszib3-ba
#tr.en: fashioned (this) for him. This seal:
10. lugal-mu gesztu3 nig2-sa6-ga-ka-ni
#tr.en: My King, By His Excellent Intelligence
11. ga-an-ti-il
#tr.en: May I Live
12. mu-bi
#tr.en: is its name.