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Publication
Primary publication: UET 6, 0295
Author: Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron
Publication date: 1963, 1966, 2006
Secondary publication(s): Robson, Eleanor, OECT 14 (1999) fig. A.5.06; Robson AOAT 297, 356; Alster Proverbs 315
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CDLI no.: P254878
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001sckjn
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Catalogue: 20050201 melville
Transliteration: Peterson, Jeremiah
Translation: Peterson, Jeremiah
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Owner: British Museum, London, UK
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Genre: School
Sub-genre: mathematical calc., proverb
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Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Provenience: Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
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Period: Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
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Tablet

obverse
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1. hu-mu-un-im2#-e
#tr.en: If he runs after(?) ...
2. hu-mu-un#-sar-re
#tr.en: If he chases after ...
3. hu-mu-un#-GIR3
#tr.en: If he is mighty/stretches out(?)
4. ib2-il2-x
#tr.en: He will carry ...(?)
5. bi2-in-du11-ga
#tr.en: The one who caused that to be said (this about him)(?)
6. lu2 dingir in-tuku-am3#
#tr.en: He is a man who has had a god
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