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Primary publication: CDLI Seals 006346 (physical)
Author: CDLI
Publication date: 2012ff.
Secondary publication(s): Frayne, Douglas R., RIME 3/2.01.02.x2023, ex. 01
Author remarks:
Published collation:
CDLI no.: P226975
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001qvdpr
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20030812 johnsonjc
Transliteration: Foxvog, Daniel A.
Translation: Foxvog, Daniel A.
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Collection Information
Owner: Louvre Museum, Paris, France
Museum no.: AO 22312
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Text Content:
Genre: Administrative
Sub-genre: physical seal, royal
Sub-genre remarks: votive inscription
Composite no.: Q001751
Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: seal (not impression)
Material: stone: agate
Object remarks: physical
Measurements (mm): ? x ? x ?
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Join information:
Seal no.: S006346
Seal information:
Provenience: Nippur (mod. Nuffar)
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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
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Seal (not impression)

surface a
column 1
1. {d}nusku
#tr.en: To Nusku,
2. sukkal-mah
#tr.en: the chief minister
3. {d}en-lil2-la2
#tr.en: of Enlil,
4. lugal-a-ni
#tr.en: his master,
5. nam-ti
#tr.en: for the life
6. {d}szul-gi
#tr.en: of Šulgi,
7. nita kal-ga
#tr.en: the mighty man,
8. lugal uri5{ki}-ma
#tr.en: king of Ur
9. lugal ki-en-gi ki-uri-ka-sze3
#tr.en: and King of Sumer and Akkad,
column 2
1. ur-{d}nanibgal2
#tr.en: Ur-Nanibgal,
2. ensi2
#tr.en: the governor
3. nibru{ki}
#tr.en: of Nippur,
4. dumu lugal-engar-du10
#tr.en: son of Lugal-engardug,
5. ensi2
#tr.en: governor
6. nibru{ki}-ka-ke4
#tr.en: of Nippur,
7. a mu-na-ru
#tr.en: dedicated (this) to him.