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Primary publication: CDLI Seals 005871 (physical)
Author: CDLI
Publication date: 2012ff.
Secondary publication(s): Frayne, Douglas R., RIME 3/2.01.01.x2001, ex. 01; King, Leonard W., CT 21, pl. 06 BM 089126; Collon, WAS II (1982) 469; Ward, Seal Cylinders 30, 303a;
Citation: Such-Gutierrez, Marcos, Fs. Owen 152-156
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Published collation:
CDLI no.: P458581
UCLA Library ARK 21198/z1bg3t6k
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20130930 cdliadmin
Transliteration: Foxvog, Daniel A.
Translation: uncertain
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Collection Information
Owner: British Museum, London, UK
Museum no.: BM 089126
Accession no.: 1880-10-09, 0001
Acquisition history: Donated by C. D. Cobham

Text Content:
Genre: Administrative
Sub-genre: physical seal, royal
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Composite no.: Q001649
Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: seal (not impression)
Material: stone: greenstone
Object remarks: physical
Measurements (mm): x x
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Seal no.: S005871
Seal information: goddess wearing a striped robe and a multiple-horned head-dress stands with both hands raised behind a worshipper (owner of seal - Hash-hamer?) in a fringed robe, bald and clean-shaven, who raises his right hand. He is being led by a second goddess in a f
Provenience: Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar) ?
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Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
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Date of Origin: Ur-Nammu.00.00.00
Dates referenced: Ur-Nammu.00.00.00
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Seal (not impression)

surface a
column 1
1. ur-{d}namma
#tr.en: Ur-Namma,
2. nita kal-ga
#tr.en: the mighty man,
3. lugal uri5{ki}-ma
#tr.en: king of Ur,
column 2
1. ha-asz2-ha-me-er
#tr.en: Hašḫamer,
2. ensi2
#tr.en: the governor
3. isz-ku-un-{d}suen{ki}
#tr.en: of Iškun-Sin,
4. ARAD2-zu
#tr.en: is your servant.