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Primary publication: AS 16, 235
Author: Finkelstein, Jacob J.
Publication date: 1965
Secondary publication(s): Kraus, Fritz R., AbB 07 (1977) 153; Charpin Rendre la justice, p. 91-92 n47 (translation); Finkelstein, AS 16 (1965), p. 233-239
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CDLI no.: P497776
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Catalogue: 20160211 cdliadmin
Transliteration: Jagersma, Bram
Translation: no translation
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Owner: British Museum, London, UK
Museum no.: BM 080318
Accession no.: 1891-05-09 Bu, 0455
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Genre: Letter
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Language: Akkadian
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Object type: tablet
Material: clay
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Provenience: Sippar-Yahrurum (mod. Tell Abu Habbah) ?
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Period: Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
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1. i-nu-ma be-li2 {gi!}di-pa-ar _ku3-sig17_
2. a-na zimbir{ki} isz-szu-u2
3. mi-sza-ra-am a-na {d}utu ra-i-mi-szu isz#-[ku]-nu-ma
4. {disz}ta-ri-ba-tum sza-pi2-ir _aga-us2-mesz_
5. _di-ku5-mesz_ babila2{ki} u3 _di-ku5-mesz_ zimbir{ki}
6. i-na zimbir{ki} u2-sze-szi-bu-ma
7. di-na-a-tim sza _lu2_ zimbir{ki} i-mu-ru-ma
8. tup-pa-at szi-ma-tim sza _a-sza3 e2_ u3 _{gesz}kiri6_ isz-mu-ma
9. sza i-na mi-sza-ri wa-s,i-a u2-he-ep-pu-u2
10. _3(disz) sar e2 du3-a_ li-ib-bu zimbir#{ki#} ia-ah-ru-rum
11. a-na pi2-i tup-pi2 um-ma-ti szu [x x x] im ZI isz ta? mu
12. i-na _mu bad3_ kisz{ki} a x [x x x] DISZ x x x x
13. _e2_-am szu-a-ti x x x [...] x
14. a-na-ku u3 be-el a-[...] x
15. u3 _di-ku5-mesz_ [...]
16. tup-pi2 szi-ma-ti# [...]
17. ki-ma _dub_ [...] ih#-pu-ma
18. _dub_ x [x] x [...]
19. u3 x [...] BU
20. x [...]
21. [...] x
22. x [...] x
23. a-na [...] x x
24. [...] x la
25. [...] i-ru-ma

1. [x x x x x] x A {disz}gi!-mil-lum _gala_ x [...]
2. [x x x x x] _{gesz}banszur_ sza-lim-t,e4-eh-hu-szu
3. [x x x x x] x sza-lim-t,e4-hu-szu _ugula szu-i_
4. [x] x x x x szu-a-ti i-ri-sza-an-ni-ma
5. tup#-pa-ti-ia a-na pu-uh2-ri-im al-qi2-a-am
6. {disz}ri-isz-{d}utu wa-szi-ib zimbir{ki} KU-di-ia _gu-za-la2_
7. u3 {d}suen-na-di-in-szu-mi _dub-sar za3-ga_
8. tup-pa-ti-ia i-mu-ru ik-nu-ku-ma
9. a-na sza-lim-t,e4-eh-hu-szu a-na a-ma-ri-im
10. a-na _e2_-ti-szu u2-sza-bi-lu-szum-ma
11. {disz}sza-lim-t,e4-eh-hu-szu _ugula szu-i-mesz_
12. ba-lum-ma sza-ap-ti-ia isz-mu-u2
13. i-na zimbir{ki} i-na _e2_ na-ap-t,a-ri-szu#
14. tup-pa-ti-ia ih-pi2-ma
15. iq-bu-nim ap-pi2 aq-du-ud hu#-pe2-e tup-pi2-ia
16. i-na _e2_-ti-szu al-qi2-a-am-ma
17. {disz}ri-isz-{d}utu KU-di-ia u3 sin-na-di-in-szu-mi
18. u2-ka-al-lim-szu-nu-ti-ma
19. um-ma szu-nu-ma ni-nu a-na _ugula szu-i-mesz_
20. mi-na-a-am ni-qa2-ab-bi
21. _dingir_ ka-ta ak-ta-asz-dam
22. di-in tup-pa-a-tim sza ba-lum _di-ku5-mesz_
23. u3 be-el a-wa-tim he-pe2-e-em

column 1
1. be-li2 li-di-na-an-ni-ma
2. ki-ma en-szum a-na da-an-nim
column 2
1. ma-har be-li2-ia la isz-sza-ar-ra-ku
2. zimbir{ki} ka-lu-szu li-mu-ur# x
3. dan-nu a-na en-szi-im ha-ba-lim x [x x x]