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Primary publication: UET 6, 0330
Author: Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron
Publication date: 1963, 1966, 2006
Secondary publication(s): Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0330; Robson, Eleanor, OECT 14 (1999) fig. A.5.42
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CDLI no.: P254891
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001skqpb
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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: Mathematical
Sub-genre: 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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1. a2 ba-za {gesz}tukul na-szum2#
#tr.en: One (for) the strength (of) the cripple/dwarf a weapon should not give!
2. {d}en-lil2-la2
#tr.en: He of Enlil
3. a2-tah-ni
#tr.en: is his helper.
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