Archival view of P480077

Return to Search Page
Search aids
Terms of Use
Internal login

Reduce to catalogue data

Primary publication: Akkadica 135/1, 098-100 13
Author: Niederreiter, Zoltán
Publication date: 2014
Secondary publication(s):
Author remarks:
Published collation:
CDLI no.: P480077
UCLA Library ARK
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20150320 cdliadmin_lafont
Transliteration: Niederreiter, Zoltán
Translation: Niederreiter, Zoltán
Photo: If not otherwise indicated, digital images were prepared in their current form by CDLI staff, in some cases with the kind assistance of collection staff. For terms of use, click here.

Line Art: If not otherwise indicated, line art drawings prepared in their digital form by CDLI staff are to be credited to primary publication author(s).

Collection Information
Owner: Département des Monnaies, Médailles et Antiques, Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France
Museum no.: DMMA AA.TC.70
Accession no.:
Acquisition history:

Text Content:
Genre: Administrative
Sub-genre remarks:
Composite no.:
Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: tablet
Material: clay
Object remarks:
Measurements (mm): x x
Object preservation:
Surface preservation:
Condition description:
Join information:
Seal no.: S004082
Seal information:
Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
Provenience remarks:
Excavation no.:
Findspot square:
Stratigraphic level:
Findspot remarks:
Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
Period remarks:
Date of Origin: Šū-Suen.06.00.00
Dates referenced: Šū-Suen.06.00.00
Date remarks:
Alternative years:
Accounting period:

Unclear abbreviations? Can you improve upon the content of this page? Please contact us!


1. 5(bur3) GAN2 gesz-ur3-ra
#tr.en: 5 bur3, harrowed
2. a-ra2 1(disz) 4(iku) 1/2(iku) GAN2-ta
#tr.en: 1 time, 4 1/2 iku each (day),
3. a2 erin2-na-bi u4 1(gesz2)
#tr.en: the labor of its team (of 3 men): 60 days;
# calculation: 90 ÷ 4 1/2 × 1 × 3 = 60
# ploughmen always 3 erin2, seeding ploughs always 4 erin2:
# d = (a ÷ b/3) + (a ÷ c/3 x 3/2/1) = (a/b x 3) + ((a/c x 3) x 3/2/1)
# if plough type1 . plough type2, then:
# d = 2(a ÷ b/3) + (a ÷ c/3 x 3/2/1) etc.
4. a-sza3 {d#}nin-ur4-ra
#tr.en: field of Nin-ura,
5. ugula ur#-am3-ma
#tr.en: foreman: Ur-ama;

1. kiszib3 szesz-a-ni
#tr.en: under seal of Šešani;
$ blank space
# seal impression
2. mu {d}szu-{d}suen lugal-e na-ru2-a mah {d}en-lil2 {d}nin-lil2-ra mu-ne-du3
#tr.en: year: “Šū-Suen, king, erected Big Stele for Enlil and Ninlil.”

seal 1
1. szesz-a-ni
#tr.en: Šešani,
2. dub-sar
#tr.en: scribe,
3. dumu da-da
#tr.en: son of Dada.