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Primary publication: BE 01/1, 034
Author: Hilprecht, Hermann V.
Publication date: 1893
Secondary publication(s): Brinkman MSKH p.107; Jaritz,MIO 6 79; El-Wailly,Sumer 10 p.46; Cocquerillat,RA 045*
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CDLI no.: P263555
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001tg1mq
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Catalogue: 20050425 fitzgerald_upenn
Transliteration: Foxvog, Daniel A.
Translation: Englund, Robert K.
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Collection Information
Owner: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.: CBS 08730a
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Acquisition history: Nippur, area III, among a hoard in booths* Jaritz

Text Content:
Genre: Royal/Monumental
Sub-genre: witness
Sub-genre remarks: Votive inscription of RN to Enlil; 5 lines;*p.22,no.16; *Jaritz says from a chamger on the edge of the canal outside of the great SE.wall of Temple of Be^l"
Composite no.: needed
Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: other (see object remarks)
Material: bone: ivory
Object remarks: knob
Measurements (mm): 62 x 35 x ?
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Provenience: Nippur (mod. Nuffar)
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Period: Middle Babylonian (ca. 1400-1100 BC)
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Date of Origin: Burna-Buriash
Dates referenced: Burna-Buriash
Date remarks: Bbs
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1. {d}en-lil2 lugal-a-ni-ir
#tr.en: To Enlil, his lord,
2. bur-na-bu-ri-ia-asz
#tr.en: did Burnaburiaš,
3. lugal babila2{ki}
#tr.en: king of Babylon,
4. nam-ti-la-a-ni-sze3
#tr.en: for the sake of his life
5. in-na-an-ba
#tr.en: donate (this).
# P263555: ivory knob