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Publication
Primary publication: 4R 35, 8
Author: Rawlinson, Henry C.
Publication date: 1861-1884
Secondary publication(s): Michalowski & Beckman, OLA 220, 433
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CDLI no.: P395698
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz0022knw5
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Catalogue: 20100217 cdliadmin_bmcat
Transliteration: Michalowski, Piotr & Beckman, Gary; Firth, Richard
Translation: Michalowski, Piotr; Beckman, Gary; Firth, Richard
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Collection Information
Owner: British Museum, London, UK
Museum no.: BM —
Accession no.: K 04709
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Genre: Royal/Monumental
Sub-genre: year-name promulgation
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Language: Sumerian
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Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Provenience: Uruk (mod. Warka) ?
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Chronology:
Period: Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
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Date of Origin: Rim-Anum.03.00.00
Dates referenced: Rim-Anum.03.00.00
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Tablet

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1. mu# ri-im-{d}a-nu-um lugal-e
#tr.en: The year in which King Rim-Anum,
2. ma#-da ia#-mu-ut-ba-a-lum{ki}
#tr.en: the (forces of) the land of Emutbalum,
3. ugnim# esz3-nun-na{ki} i3-si-in
#tr.en: the armies of Eshnunna, Isin
4. [ka]-zal#-lu e-ne-bi-da-gin7
#tr.en: and Kazallu, as if all together (with him),
5. [unu{ki}]-sze3# me3-a in-szi-su8-re-esz-am3
#tr.en: presented themselves at Uruk for war.
6. [unu?{ki?}] nig2-ul-ta sahar-ra la-ba-dub?-a-ba
#tr.en: Uruk(?), since time immemorial, had never experienced (such) a dust storm (raised by a foreign army),
7. [...]-us2?-am3
#tr.en: ...
8. [... nam-a2]-gal#-a-ni-ta gar3-dar-a-bi i3-ni-in-gar-ra
#tr.en: ...(?) by his power he inflicted defeat upon them;

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