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Publication
Primary publication: EA 357
Author: Knudtzon, Jørgen A.
Publication date: 1915
Secondary publication(s): Schroeder, Otto, VS 12 (1915) 195 (without BM fragment); Izre'el, Shlomo, Amarna Scholarly Tablets (1997) pl. 23-30
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CDLI no.: P270856
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz001ttd27
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Catalogue: 20050523 cdliadmin_johnsonjc
Transliteration: Izre'el, Shlomo (oracc)
Translation: no translation
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Collection Information
Owner: British Museum, London, UK; Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany
Museum no.: BM 029865(Egypt) + VAT 01611 + VAT 01613 + VAT 01614 + VAT 02710
Accession no.: 1888-10-13, 0069
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Genre: Literary
Sub-genre: Nergal and Ereshkigal
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Composite no.: Q002884
Language: Akkadian
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Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Join information: P270856 lead
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Provenience: Akhetaten (mod. el-Amarna)
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Period: Middle Babylonian (ca. 1400-1100 BC)
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Tablet

obverse
1. i-nu-ma i-lu :r: isz-ku-nu qe2-e-re-e-ta
2. a-na a-ha-ti-szu-nu :r: e-re-esz-ki-i-ga-a-al :r:
3. isz-pu-u2-ru :r: ma-a-ar :r: szi-i-ip-ri :r:
4. ni-i-nu :r: u2-lu :r: nu-ur :r:-ra-da-ak-ki :r:
5. u3 at-ti :r: ul ti-li :r:-in-na-a-szi :r:
6. szu-u2-up-ri-im-ma :r: li-il-qu3-u2 :r: ku-ru :r:-um-ma-at-ki
7. isz-pu-ra-am#-ma :r: e#-ri-isz#-ki-i-ga-al :r: nam-ta-a-ra :r: szu-uk-ka#-la#-sza
8. i-la-am-ma nam#-ta#-ru a-na# sza-me-e :r: s,i-i-ru-u2-ti
9. i-te-ru-um#?-ma#? [nam?-ta?-a?-ru?] it#?-bu :r:-ma :r:? i-la-nu
10. u2-pa-ra [x] x [...] ik#?-ru-u2-bu#-ma# nam-ta-a-ra# :r:?
11. ma-ar szi-ip#-ri# [...] ra#?-bi-i-ti?
12. ik-ru-u2-ru# x [...] x x i-mu-ur#-szu#-ma# :r:? {d}nergal :r:
13. i-lu :r: s,e-e-er-ru#-u2#-ti# [...] :r: [x] x szu#? :r:
14. [... :r:] zi#? x di? a-ka#-la#? [...] ti be-el?-ti-szu#?
15. [... :r: ...] x i#-ba-ak#-ki ud-da2#-ha-as :r:
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16'. {d}e2-a# [...] s,e#-e#? [...]
17'. il-li#-[ik? ...] ut#?-te#?-e-er :r:
18'. a-li-ik# u3#? a#?-ha#?-ti [...]-be2#-e-ia :r:
19'. um-ma a#-li#? [sza?] i#?-na# pa#-[ni ma-ar] szi-ip-ri-ia :r: la-a :r: it-bu-[u2]
20'. a#-na# mu-u2#-hi#?-ia#? szu#-bi#-la#-ni-szu-um-ma :r: lu-u2-du-uk-szu :r:
21'. il-li :r:-ka-am-ma :r: nam-ta-ru :r: i-da#-ab-bu-ub :r: a-na i-la-ni
22'. il-su-szu-ma :r: i-la-nu :r: i-da-ab-bu-bu :r: it-ti-szu :r: mu-u2-nu#-[ni-a-ti]
23'. a-mu-ur-ma :r: i-la :r: sza i-na pa-ni-ka :r: la it-bu-u2 :r:
24'. le-qe2-e-szu :r: a-na ma-ha#-ar :r:? be-el-ti-ka :r:
25'. im-nu-szu-nu-ti-ma# :r: nam-ta-ru :r: i-lu :r: ar#-ku-u2 :r: gu-bu-uh
26'. ia# :r:-a-nu szu i-lu sza# i-na pa-ni-ia :r: la# it-bu-u2 :r:
27'. [x] x il#?-la-ak :r: nam-ta-a-ru :r: [isz?-ku?-un? t,e?]-e-em-szu :r:
28'. [...] x e#? x [x x am?-nu?]-szu#?-nu-ti-ma :r:
29'. [... x i]-lu# :r: ar-ku-u2 :r:
30'. [gu-bu-uh ...] a#? :r: ia-a-nu szu :r:
31'. [i-lu sza i-na pa-ni-ia la it-bu-u2]
32'. [... ma?-ar? szi?]-ip#?-ri-i-sza
33'. [...] x ar-hi :r:
34'. [x] x x {d}e2-a :r: be2-e#-[lu?] ka#-ab-tu :r:
35'. ku#-us-sa-a :r: il-te-e-et :r: [isz]-ku#-un# :r: a-na qa2-ti :r: {d}[nergal]

reverse
1. li-i-qi2 :r:? a-na e-ri-isz-ki-gal :r: i-ba-ak#?-[ki? {d}nergal?]
2. a-na pa-ni :r: {d}e2-a :r: a-bi-szu :r: i-ma :r:-ra-an-[ni?]
3. u2-lu :r:-ba-la-t,a-an-ni :r: la-a :r: pa-al-[ha?-(a?)-ta?]
4. a-na-an-di :r:-na-ak-ku :r: 7(disz) :r: u 7(disz) :r: a-mi#-[ri?]
5. it-ti-ka :r: a-na a-la-ki :r: {d}x [... d ... d ...-ba {d}mu-ta-ab-ri-qa2]
6. {d}sza-ra-ab-da-a# :r: _{d#}[ra_-a-bi-i-s,a {d}t,i-ri-id {d}i-dip-tu]
7. _{d#}be2#_-e#-[en-na {d}s,i-i-da-na {d}mi-qi2-it {d}be2-e-el-u2-ri]
8. {d}um-ma :r: _{d#}[li_-i-ba]
9. it-ti-ka :r: [... i?-na] ba#-a-bu :r:
10. e-ri-isz-ki-gal :r: i-sza#-si a-tu# a#?-tu#? x u2#? [x pi2-ta]-a# :r: ba-ab-ka :r:
11. up-pi2 :r: ru-um-mi-ma :r: a-na-ku :r: lu-ru-u2-ub :r: a-na ma-har# be2#-e-el-ti-ka :r:
12. e-ri-isz-ki-gal :r: a-na-ku :r: sza-ap-ra-ku :r: il-li-ik#-ma :r: a-tu-u2 :r:
13. iq-ta-bi :r: a-na nam-ta#-ri :r: i-lu :r: isz-te-en :r: i-na pi2#-i :r: ba-a-bi :r: iz-za-za#-[...]
14. al-ka-ma :r: bu-ur2-ri-szu#-ma :r: li-ru-ub :r: u2-s,a-[am]-ma# nam-ta-a-ru#
15. i-mu-ur-szu-ma :r: ha-a-di da!(DU)-an-ni-isz :r: il#-[su]-um :r: iq-ta-a-bi#
16. a#-[na :r: be-e]-el#-ti-szu :r: be-e-el-ti :r: [i-lu] sza# i-na :r: ar-ha-a-[ni?]
17. pa-a#-nu#?-[u2?-ti? ih?]-li#-qu2-ma :r: i#-[na pa]-ni#-ia :r: la it-bu-u2
18. szu#-ri-ba :r:-szu#? [...] il#-la-ka :r: lu :r:-u2-du-uk#-[szu]
19. u2-s,a-am-ma nam-ta-ru iq#?-[ta?-bi?] er-ba :r: ($ erasure $) be2-e-li :r:
20. a#-na# bi-tu :r: a-ha-ti-ka#-ma :r: mu-hu#-[u2?]-ur :r: zi2-i-it-ta-ka :r: [...]
21. [x x] szu#?-ma# :r: _{d#}u-gur_ :r: li-ib-[ba?]-ka#? li-ih-:r:?-da-an-ni [...]
22. [...] isz#? :r: x [...] x :r: _{d#}u#-gur#_ :r: be? [...]
23. [...]
24. [...]
25. [...]
26. [{d}x-x]-ba i-na sza-al-szi :r: {d}mu-ta-ab-ri-qa2 :r: i-na re-e-bi-i#
27. [{d}sza]-ra#-ab-da-a :r: i-na ha-an-szi :r: {d}ra-a-bi-i-s,a :r: i-na szi-isz-szi _{d#}t,i#_-ri#-id#
28. [i]-na# se-e-bi-i :r: {d}i-dip-tu :r: i-na sa-ma-ni-i :r: {d}be2-e-en-na :r:
29. i-na ti-szi-i :r: {d}s,i-i-da-na :r: i-na esz-ri-i :r: {d}mi-qi2-it :r:
30. i-na il-te-en-sze-e-ri-i :r: {d}be2-e-el-u2-ri :r: i-na szi-i-in :r:-sze-e-ri-i :r:
31. {d}um-ma :r: i-na sza-la :r:-sze-e-ri-i :r: {d}li-i-ba :r: i-na er-bi :r:-sze-e-ri-i :r:
32. ba-a-bi :r: il-ta-ka-an :r: hu-ur2-ba-a-sza :r: i-na ta-ar-ba-s,i :r: it-ta-ki-is :r:
33. {d}nam-ta-ra :r: s,a-a-bi-szu :r: t,e-e-ma :r: i-sza-ka-an :r: ba-ba-a-tu :r:
34. lu pu-ut-ta-a :r: a-nu-um-ma :r: a-na-ku :r: a-la-as-su-ma :r:-ku-u2-nu-szi :r:
35. i-na :r: li-ib-bi :r: bi-i-ti :r: is,-s,a-ba-at :r: e-re-esz-ki-i-gal :r:
36. i-na :r:? sza-ar-ti-sza :r: u2-qe2-ed-di-da :r:-asz2-szi-im-ma :r:? isz-tu :r: ku-us-si-i
37. a-na :r: qa2-a :r:-aq :r:-qa2#-ri# :r: qa2-qa2-as-sa :r: a-na na-ka-si :r:
38. la-a :r: ta-du-ka-an-ni :r: a-hu-a-a a-ma-ta :r: lu-uq-ba-a-ku :r:
39. isz-mi :r:-szi-i-ma :r: {d}nergal :r: ir-ma-a :r: qa2-ta-a-szu :r: i-ba-ak-ki :r: ud-da2#-ha-as :r:
40. at-ta :r: lu mu-ti-ma :r: a-na-ku :r: lu asz2-sza-at-ka :r: lu-sze-es,-bi-it-ka :r:
41. szar-ru-ta :r: i-na er-s,e-e-ti :r: ra-pa-asz-ti :r: lu-usz-ku-un :r: t,u2-up-pa :r:?
42. sza ne2-me2-e-qi2 :r: a-na qa2-ti-ka :r: at-ta lu be2-e-lu :r:
43. a-na-ku :r: lu bi-il-tu :r: {d}nergal :r: isz-me2-e-ma :r: an-na-a :r: qa2-ba-sza :r:
44. is,-ba-si-ma :r: u2-na-asz-sza-aq-szi :r: di-i-im-ta-sza :r: i-ka-ap-pa-ar :r:
45. mi-i-na-am-ma :r: te-ri :r:-szi-in-ni :r: isz-tu :r: ($ erasure $) ar-ha-ni :r: ul-lu-ti :r:
46. a-du ki-na-an-na :r: