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CDLI Literary 000375, ex. 103 & 00339, ex. 089 & 000771, ex. 061 & Q000782, ex. 088
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000375, ex. 103 & 00339, ex. 089 & 000771, ex. 061 & Q000782, ex. 088
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Volk, Konrad, forthcoming
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 3176/1
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced00.00.00.00
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 1.03.02 Inanna and Ebih ('Decad no. 08') (witness); ETCSL 2.01.05 Curse of
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050831 cdliadmin
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001vf36f
Composite no.Q000375 Q000771 Q000782 Q000339
Seal no.
CDLI no.P274469

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CDLI Literary 000782 (Instructions of Shuruppak) composite
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782 (Instructions of Shuruppak) composite
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Black, Jeremy A., et al., ETCSL (1998-2006) 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak
Collection
Museum no.
Accession no.
Provenience
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typeother (see object remarks)
Remarkscomposite text
Materialcomposite
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (composite)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20150207 cdliadmin
ATF sourcecdlistaff (check)
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P478969

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1. u4 re-a u4 su3-ra2 re-a
2. ge6 re-a ge6 ba9-ra2 re-a
3. mu re-a mu su3-ra2 re-a
4. u4-ba gesztu2 tuku inim galam inim zu-a kalam-ma ti-la-a
5. szuruppak{ki} gesztu2 tuku inim galam inim zu-a kalam-ma ti-la-a
6. szuruppak{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
7. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
8. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
9. dumu-mu na ga-de5 na-de5-mu he2-dab5
10. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
11. na-de5-ga-mu szu nam-bi2-bar-re
12. inim du11-ga-mu na-ab-ta-bala-e-de3
13. na-de5 ab-ba nig2 kal-la-am3 gu2-zu he2-em-szi-gal2
14. dur3{ur3} gu3 di na-ab-sa10-sa10 murub4-zu sza-ra-ab-si-il
15. GAN2 kaskal-la nam-bi2-ib2-ga2-ga2 nam-silig gu2-ga2-am3
16. a-sza3 ka-giri3-ka nam-ba-e-ur11-ru zi bulug-ga-am3
17. GAN2-zu-am3 pu2 na-an-ni-du3-e-en ug3-e sza-ri-ib-hul-hul
18. e2 sila dagal nam-bi2-ib-la2-e kesz2-da gal2-la-am3
19. szu du8-a nu-e-tum3 lu2-bi sza-ba-e-dab5-be2
20. za-e szu du8-a nam-mu-e-ak-e
21. lu2-ra igi du8 na-an-ak-e uru2-bi sza-ri-ib-su-su
22. ki du14-da-ka nam-bi2-du-x-de3
23. du14-de3 lu2-ki-inim-ma nam-ba-e-ku4-ku4
24. du14-de3 ni2-zu nam-ba-[...]
25. du14 nam-ak-de3-en x [...]
26. x x ka2 e2-gal-la x-am3 ba-ra-si-ga
27. du14-de3 bar-bar-ta gub-gub-ba in-nu-usz sila kur2-ra nam-ma-ni-ib-du
28. nig2 nam-mu-zuh-zuh ni2-zu nam-mu-usz2-e
29. e2 na-a-an-ni-buru3-e-en mi-si-ISZ-ra al nam-me
30. ni2-zu pirig na-nam ul-dab5 sag na-nam
31. dumu-mu sa gaz nam-mu-u3-ak-e ni2-zu tun3-am3 nam-bi2-ib-bar-re-e
32. nita nimgir-si na-an-ak ni2-zu na-an-x-x
33. ki-sikil dam tuku-da e-ne nam-mu-un-ne?-e inim sig-ga mah-am3
34. dumu-mu dagan-na lu2 dam tuku-da dur2 nam-bi2-e-ga2-ga2
35. du14 nam-mu2-mu2-de3 ni2-zu na-an-pe-el-la2
36. lul nam-guru5-guru5 sag gu2 sal-sal-la
37. ka nam-tar-tar-re-e-en inim-zu gar-ra-am3
38. ad? nam-gi4-gi4 igi dugud nu-mu-un-da-il2
39. lu2-da ninda zuh-a nam-mu-da-gu7-e
40. szu-zu usz2-am3 na-di-ni-ib-su-su
41. giri3 hur-re gu4 sza-ba-ri-ib-su-su udu sza-ba-ri-ib-su-su
42. u3-nu-gar-ra na-ab-be2-e
43. egir-bi-sze3 gesz-par3-gin7 szi-me-szi-ib2-la2-e
44. u2 nu-kin-ga2-sze3 udu-zu sag2 nam-me
45. usz nu-se3-ga-sze3 gu4 lu2 na-hun-e
46. usz se3-ga kaskal se3-ga-am3
47. kaskal ge6 na-an-du sza3-bi sa6 hul-a
48. ansze-edin-na na-ab-sa10-sa10 u4-da-be2-esz [...]-e-zal
49. geme2-zu-ur2 gesz3 na-an-du3 zu ur2 szu-mu-ri-in-sa4
50. asz2 a2 zi na-ab-bala-e szu-usz im-szi-ni10-ni10
51. a szu nu-gid2-i na-an-e11-de3 a2 sig szu-mu-e-ra-gal2
52. mah-bi nig2 gid2-i x ba-an-szub-be2 nig2-e ba?-an-szub-be2
53. ur5 tuku na-an-bad-e lu2-bi sza-ba-e-x-x-kur2
54. sun7-na-da e2 na-an-da-ga2-ga2-an
55. gi4-in-sze3 du-de3 szi-me-szi-ib-szub-szub
56. ki-tusz lu2-ka na-ab-ta-bala-e-de3
57. szi-du-un szi-du-un szi-me-szi-ib2-be2-e-ne
58. gi-sig-ga {gesz}kiri6-ka da-ga nam-bi2-du8-e-en
59. sug6-ga-ab sug6-ga-ab szi-me-szi-ib2-be2-ne
60. ur nam-mu-un-gu7-en du14 nam-ur3-ur3-re-en
61. dumu-mu nam-silig nam-mu-ak-en lu2 ki nam-us2-e-en
62. dumu lu2-ra gesz3 a2 zi na-an-ne-en kisal-e bi2-zu-zu
63. a2-tuku na-an-bad-e-en bad3-szul-hi na-an-gul-e-en
64. gurusz na-an-bad-e-en iri-sze3 na-an-gur-re-en
65. lu2 inim sig-ga-ke4 igi {gesz}bala-gin7 szi-NU-NU
66. igi-a nam-ba-e-gub-gub-bu-de3-en sza3-ge na-mu-un-kur2-kur2
67. lu2-lul-la-gin7 e2 kasz-ka ka nam-tar-tar-re
68. ki nam-nita-ka um-me-te szu na-an-gu4-gu4-de3
69. ur-sag dili na-nam dili-ni lu2 szar2-ra-am3
70. {d}utu dili na-nam dili-ni lu2 szar2-ra-am3
71. ur-sag-da gub-bu-de3 zi-zu he2-en-da-gal2
72. {d}utu-da gub-bu-de3 zi-zu he2-en-da-gal2
73. szuruppak{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na sze3-mu-un-ni-in-de5
74. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
75. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na sze3-mu-un-ni-in-de5
76. 2(disz)-kam-ma-sze3 szuruppak{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
77. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
78. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
79. dumu-mu na ga-de5 na-de5-mu he2-dab5
80. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
81. na-de5-ga-mu szu nam-bi2-bar-re-en
82. inim du11-ga-ga2 na-ab-ta-bala-e-de3-en
82a. na-de5 ab-ba nig2 kal-la-am3 gu2-zu he2-em-szi-gal2
83. ka kasz nag-a [...] x-kam
84. lu2-tur-mu [...] lu2 x [...]
85. ka kasz nag-a [...] x
86. {d}nin-ka-si [...]
87. [...] KA x ur3 he2-x IM
88. [...]-ur3-ur3-re
89. [...] x a mu-un-ni-ib2-il2-il2
90. [...] x im-sar-re
91. KA x sag im-ta-ab-gur4-gur4-re
92. lu2 ni2-za-ke4 nu-e-szi-su-su
93. gesz-gi masz2 u2 na-nam sza3-bi inim sig-ga-am3
94. e2-gal i7 mah-am3 sza3-bi gu4 du7-du7-dam
95. nig2 ku4-ku4 nig2 sa2 nu-di-dam
96. nig2 e3 nig2 nu-silig-ge-dam
97. ninda lu2-ka ga-ra-ab-szum2-bi ku-nu-a
98. szum2-mu-da-bi an ba9-ra2-am3
99. ga-ra-ab-szum2-bi lu2-ra ga-ni-in-us2
100. nu-ra-ab-szum2-mu ninda igi-bi-sze3 til-la-am3
101. nig2-u2-rum nig2 a2 se3-ga-a-da
102. lu2-tur-mu nig2 nu-mu-un-da-sa2
103. ka sa6-sa6-ge inim i3-szid-e
104. ka du3-du3-e kiszib3 i3-il2-il2
105. ka lal3-e u2-lal3 e-bur12-re
106. ka tuku {kusz}lu-ub2-a-ni sa2 im-du11
107. gal-gal di {kusz}lu-ub2 sug4-ga sza-mu-un-de6
108. silim du11 ka sug4-ga sza-ba-ni-ib-gar
109. kusz du3-du3-e kusz-ni sze3-ba-e-du3-e
110. usu-tuku szu lu2-ta sza-ba-ra-an-tum3
111. {lu2}lil-e nig2 u2-gu i3-ib-de2-e
112. u3?-sa2 {lu2}lil-e nig2 u2-gu i3-de2-e
113. na-an-kesz2-kesz2-re-de3 giri17 szu am3-mi-in-gal2
114. ga-ti-la giri17 szu am3-mi-in-gal2
115. sag-du nu-tuku nam szi-ib-tar-re
116. tesz2 nu-tuku lu2 ur2-sze3 mu-un-de2-e
117. ge26-e na-nam u6-e ba-gub
118. dam dim3-e nam? tar-re ba-dab5-dab5
119. lu2 hun-ga2-zu {kusz}lu-ub2 szi-me-da-ba-e
120. {kusz}lu-ub2 szi-ma-da-gu7-e
121. {kusz}lu-ub2 szi-me-da-til-e
122. ga2-la szi-me-da-dag-ge
123. ga-ba-ra-gu7 e2-gal-la ba-gub
124. dumu-nita-zu e2-zu-sze3 im-me
125. dumu-munus-zu ama5-ni-sze3 im-me
126. kasz nag-a-zu-ne di na-an-ne-e
127. e2-ta e3 sza3-zu na-an-gu7-e
128. an su3-u4-dam ki kal-kal-la-am3
129. an-da nig2 im-da-lu-lu-un
130. kur-kur-re zi szi-im-da-pa-an-pa
131. u4 buru14-sze3 u4 kal-kal-la-sze3
132. geme2-gin7 de5-ga-ab egir2-gin7 gu7-a
133. dumu-mu geme2-gin7 ri egir2-gin7 gu7-a ur5 he2-en-na-nam-ma-am3
134. asz2 du11-du11-ge bar szi-in-dar
135. igi-tum3 la2 sag gesz im-ra-ra
136. gu3 mur-re lu2-lul-e tug2 szi-bir7-bir7-e
137. asz2 di nig2-erim2-e na-de5 sze3-il2-il2
138. inim dirig u3-bu-bu-ul-la-am3 u2 lipisz gig-ga-am3
139. MU dar-dar-da ga-mu-e-da-zalag-ge
140. inim szudu3-de3-mu he2-gal2-la-am3
141. a-ra-zu a sedx(KAD3)-da sza3-ge im-sedx(KAD3)-e
142. asz2 di? na-ga2-ah di-da gizzal kalam-ma-ke4
143. szuruppak{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na sze3-mu-ni-in-de5
144. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
145. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na sze-mu-ni-in-de5
146. 3(disz)-kam-ma-sze3 szuruppak{ki} dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
147. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
148. zi-u4-su3-ra na sze3-mu-ni-in-de5
149. dumu-mu na ga-de5 na-de5-mu he2-dab5
150. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
151. na-de5-ga-mu nam-bi2-bar-re
152. inim du11-ga-mu na-ab-ta-bala-e-de3
152a. na-de5 ab-ba nig2 kal-la-am3 gu2-zu he2-em-szi-ak
153. dumu engar-ra-ra nig2 nam-mu-ra-ra-an e pa5-zu sze3-em-ra
154. kar-ke4 na-an-sa10-sa10-an ka u4-sar-ra-kam
155. ama-a-tu na-an-sa10-sa10-an u2 lipisz gig-ga-am3
156. dumu-gi7 na-an-sa10-sa10-an za3 e2-gar8-e us2-sa-am3
157. geme2 e2-gal-la na-an-sa10-sa10-an giri3 dur2-bi-sze3 gal2-gal2-la-am3
158. sag kur-ra kur-bi-ta um-ta-a-e11
159. lu2 ki nu-zu-a-ni-ta u3-mu-e-de6
160. dumu-mu ki {d}utu e3-a-asz
161. a hu-mu-ra-an-de2-e igi-zu-sze3 he2-du
162. e2 nu-tuku e2-a-ni-sze3 la-ba-du
163. iri nu-tuku iri-ni-sze3 la-ba-du
163a. {gesz}ig x [...] szu la?-ba-an-da-us2-sa
163b. x x x-sze3 la-ba-an-da-ku4-ku4
164. la-ba-e-da-hi-li-e la-ba-e-da-sun7-e
165. dumu-mu ki {d}utu e3-a-asz
166. dili-zu-ne kaskal na-an-ni-du-un
167. lu2 zu-a-zu sag szu UD ba-ra-ak-ke4
168. mu mu-a se3-ga sag-du lu2-u3-ra im-ma?-x-e
169. kur-ra kur na-an-na-dub-be2
170. nam-tar pesz10 dur5-ra-am3
171. lu2-da giri3-ni im-ma-da-an-ze2-er
172. szesz-gal a-a na-nam nin9 gal ama na-nam
173. szesz-gal-zu-ur2 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
174. nin9 gal ama-zu-gin7 gu2 he2-em-szi-gal2
175. za-e igi-zu-ta kin na-an-ak-e
176. ka-zu-ta nig2-nam nu-lu-lu-un
177. ga2-la dag-ge e2 dur2-bi-sze3 mu-un-gen
178. ninda-e lu2 kur-ra bi2-in-e11-de3
179. lu2-lul lu2 bar-ra bi2-in-tum2-mu
180. ninda-e lu2 kur-ta im-ma-da-ra-an-e11-de3
181. uru2 tur-re lugal-bi-ir amar szi-in-ga-an-u3-tu
182. uru2 mah-e e2 du3-a szi-hur-re
183. [...] x-ke4 a2 szu im-du7-du7
184. lu2 nig2-tuku lu2 nig2 nu-tuku gig sze3-em-gar
185. lu2 dam tuku a2 szu im-du7-du7
186. dam nu-un-tuku sze-er-tab-ba mu-un-nu2
187. e2 gul-gul-lu-de3 e2 sza-ba-da-an-gul-e
188. lu2 zi-zi-i-de3 lu2 sza-ba-da-an-zi-zi-i
189. gu4 mah-a gu2-bi lu2 a-ba-an-dab5
190. lu2 i7-da ba-ra-an-bala-e
191. lu2 gu-la iri-za-ka za3-ba u3-ba-e-zal-ta
192. dumu-mu za-a ur5-re he2-em-me-re-a-e11-de3
193. geme2-zu hur?-sag-ta szi-im-ta-an-tum3 sa6 szi-im-ta-an-de6
194. hul szi-in-ga-am3-ta-an-tum3
195. sa6-ga szu-am3 hul sza3 an-ga-am3
196. sa6-ga sza3-ge szu nu-bar-re
197. hul sza3-ge szu nu-di-ni-bar-re
198. sa6-ga ki dur5-ru-am3 sza3-ge nu-da13-da13
199. hul e2 nig2-gur11-ra ur5-e la-ba-an-gu7-e
199a. mu-un-sa6 mu-un-sa6
199b. ka-ni mu-un-tag-tag
200. hul-da i7-da ma2? he2-en-da-su
201. an-edin-na {kusz}ummu he2-en-da-dar
202. sza3 ki ag2 nig2 e2 du3-du3-u3-dam
203. sza3 hul gig nig2 e2 gul-gul-lu-dam
204. nir-gal2-e nig2-tuku gaba-gal2 me nam-nun-na
205. nir-gal2-ra gu2 he2-en-ne-ni-gal2
206. a2-tuku ni2-zu he2-en-ne-szi-la2
207. dumu-mu lu2 hul-gal2-ra he2-en-ne-szi-gal2-le
208. ezem-ma-ka dam na-an-tuku-tuku-e
209. sza3-ga hun-ga2-am3 bar-ra hun-ga2-am3
210. ku3 hun-ga2-am3 za-gin3 hun-ga2-am3
211. tug2? hun-ga2-am3 gada? hun-ga2-am3
212. [...] nu-mu-un-da-sa2
213. gu4 [...] na-an-ni-sa10-sa10
214. gu4 lul-la na-sa10-sa10 e2 tur3 buru3 x x [...]
215. munus zi e2 zi-sze3 lu2 szi-in-gar
216. u4 buru14-ka ansze na-an-sa10-sa10
217. ansze la gu7 ansze-da im-[...]
218. ansze lul-la gu2-tar im-la2
219. dumu-mu lu2-lul-e za3-si mu-un-sa6-sa6
220. munus bar-szu-gal2-e e2 dur2-bi-sze3 mu-un-gen
221. kurun nag-nag-e buru14 im-su-su-su
222. {sal}szu-ku6 {gesz}kun5 lu2 2(disz)-e da nu-DI
223. e2-a nim-gin7 mi-ni-ib-dal-dal-en
224. eme3 sila-a inim i3-szid-e
225. |SAL.SZUL| sila-a dumu-ni-ra ga mu-ni-ib-gu7-e
226. munus giri17 hur ak szeg11 gi4-gi4-dam
227. {gesz}bala hur-ra szu-na na-mu-un-gal2
228. e2-e2-a i-in-ku4-ku4-ku4
229. e-sir2-e-sir2-ra gu2 mu-un-gi-gi-de3
230. da ur3-ra im-me im-me e3-ab
231. bad3-si-bad3-si-a igi mu-szi-x-il2-il2?-e
232. ki du14-de3 gal2-la-sze3 zi im-x-pa?-pa-an-e?
233. ki mu-szub-ba a2-za x x x IM x
234. zi x gi4 ESZ mu-un-ne?-pa3 im-mi-ni-du11
235. x x-ke4 sza3 hul gig tuku-tuku
236. dumu-mu [...] gum2-gamx(LUM) mi-ni-ib-za
237. [...] A x x IN TAR
238. [...] x x [...] tum3
239. [...] nu2
240. [...] DU
241. sza3 hul2-la i-im-dirig-ge [...]
242. nig2-nam nu-kal zi ku7-ku7-da
243. nig2 nam-kal-kal-en nig2-e me-kal-kal
244. dumu-mu gun3-gun3-gin7 igi gun3-gun3
245. {d}ezina2-ra na-an-kesz2-kesz2-re-de3-en {gesz}a2-bi i3-szar2
246. kir11-e asz2 nam-en dumu-munus in-u3-tu-un
247. {gesz}mi-si-ISZ-a lag nam-bi2-szub-be2-en dumu-nita in-u3-tu-un
248. dam nam-mu-un-kar-re-en gu3 KA na-an-ga2-ga2
249. ki dam kar-re nam-silig gum-ga2-am3
250. a giri3 a gu2 nigin2-na ga-am3-me-re7-de3-en
251. lu2 gu-la a2 1(disz)-e ga-na-gam-me-en-de3
252. galam-ma na-an-ug5-ge-en dumu in-sug4-ge tu-da
253. en-ra BAD-a-gin7 {d}nanna-ug5-ge-en szu na-an-du3-du3-en
254. emeda-ga-la2 ama5-a-ke4 lugal-bi-ir nam szi-im-mi-ib-tar-re
255. ama-zu-ur2 inim dirig nam-ba-na-ab-be2-en hul sza-ba-ra-gig-ga-am3
256. inim ama-za inim dingir-za ka-sze3 nam-bi2-ib-dib2-be2-en
257. ama {d}utu-am3 lu2 mu-un-u3-tu
258. ab-ba dingir-ra-am3 x mu-un-dadag-ge
259. ab-ba dingir-am3 inim-ma-ni zi-da
260. na-de5 ab-ba-sze3 gizzal he2-em-szi-ia-ak
261. e2 iri bar-ra-ke4 iri sza3-ga szi-du3-du3-e
262. dumu-mu GAN2 e dur2-bi-sze3 gal2-la
263. al-duru5 szukur2-ra-am3 al-had2 szukur2-ra-am3
264. nig2 u2-gu de2-a nig2-me-gar-ra
265. {uruda?}gin2 dilmun{ki}-na sa10-sze3 TE-ga
266a. ur nu-zu hul-am3 lu2 nu-zu husz-am3
266b. ki nu-zu husz-am3 ur nu-zu tesz2-am3
267. kaskal nu-zu gaba kur-ra-ka
268. dingir kur-ra lu2 gu7-gu7-u3-me-esz
269. e2 lu2-gin7 nu-du3 iri lu2-gin7 nu-du3
270. ki-zu-a lu2-ka lu2 sza-ba-ra-an-e3-de3
271. sipa-ra kin-kin mu-na-til udu gi4-gi4 mu-na-til
272. engar-ra a-sza3 ur11-ru mu-na-til
273a. [...] x gi4 mu-na-KU-en?
273b. [...] la [...] u2 de5-ge [...]
274. kadra inim-ma-bi nig2 sza3 ten-na mu?-[...]
275. e2-gal-la ku4-ra-bi nig2 sza3 ten-na [...]
276. kadra inim-inim-ma mul [...]
277. na-de5 szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4 na-de5-ga
278. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4 na-de5-ga
279. nin dub gal-gal-la szu du7-a
280. ki-sikil {d}nisaba za3-mi2


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 001
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Langdon, Stephen H., PBS 10/1 (1915) CBS 04611; Alster, Shuruppak 026; UF 42, 535f, 39 (unn. frg.)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.CBS 04611 + unn
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050425 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001tqfn5
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1'. [...] na ga-de5 na-de5-[...]
2'. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11# [...]
3'. na-de5-ga-mu szu nam-bi2-[...]
4'. inim du11-ga-mu na-ab-ta-bala#-[...]
5'. dumu x [...]

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1. |AMA.A.TU#| na-an-sa10-sa10# u2 lipisz# [...]
2. [x]-gi7# na-an-sa10-sa10 za3 e2-gar8-e [...]
3. geme2# e2-gal na-an-sa10-sa10 giri3# [x]-bi-sze3 e2 gal2#-[...]
4. sag kur-ra kur-bi um-ta-e-e11#
5. lu2 ki nu-zu-a-ni-ta u3-um-[...]
6. dumu-mu ki {d}utu e3-a-[x]
7. a hu-mu-ra-an-de2-e igi-zu-sze3 he2-du#
8. e2 nu-tuku e2-a-ni-sze3 la-ba-du#-[...]
9. ere nu-tuku ere-ni-sze3 la-ba-[x]
10. la-ba-e-da-hi-li-e la-[...]
11. [x]-mu ki {d}utu-e3-[...]
12. [...] na-an-ni-[...]
13. [...] ba-ra#-ak#-x-[x]
14. [...] lu2-u3-ra im#-[...]
15. [...]-na#-dub-be2#
16. [...]-am3


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 002
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Genouillac, Henri de, PRAK (1924) B 020
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist —
Accession no.
ProvenienceKish (mod. Tell Uhaimir)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061106 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z69q6
Composite no.Q000782
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Luckenbill, Daniel D., OIP 014 (1930) 055 & 056; Studevent-Hickman, Benjamin, OIP 138 (2012) 134
CollectionOriental Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Museum no.OIM A00645 + OIM A00649a–i
Accession no.
ProvenienceAdab (mod. Bismaya)
Excavation no.
PeriodED IIIa (ca. 2600-2500 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20030226 johnsonjc
ATF sourcecdlistaff
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001q4smm
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1'-2'. [gesztu2-tuku inim galam inim-zu]-am6# [kalam]-ma# [ti]-la#-am6
3'-5'. szuruppak#{ki} ur2#-1(asz@c) gesztu2# tuku# inim [galam inim]-zu-am6 [kalam]-ma# [ti-la-am6]
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6'-7'. [...] gesztu2# he2-ma#-ak#
8'-9'. dur3{+ur3#?} gu3-di# nab3-sa10-sa10 [...] na-e
10'-11'. GAN2 x na-ga2-ga2 nam-[silig] x [...]
12'-13'. [... pu2 nab2]-du# [ug3]-e [...] LU
14'-15'. [...]

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1. [...] uru18 lu2# [x]
2. szi-su-su# szu#-du8-a na
3. tum2 lu2-bi sza4 ba
4. dab5 ur szu-ba na-ak
5. ni2-zu na-du7-ne2
6. [x] x GA2# [x] szuruppak#[{ki}]
7. UR2-1(asz@c) dumu-ni-ra
8. na mu-na-de5-de5
9. nig2 nam2-zu2-zu2 ni2-zu
10. nab3-sub5 nu-zu2
11. pirig# na-nam2 u3
12. dab5 geme2 na-nam2
13. e2 nam-mu#-bur3# [...]
14. [...]
15. [...]

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1. [...]
2. A [...]
3. [...]
4. [...]
5. lu5# [na]-gur5-gur5
6. sag# sal-sal-am6 dumu lu2
7. ra gesz3 a2-zi
8. na-e kisal na-zu-zu
9. ad nab3#-gi4-gi4
10. igi DUGUD#? nab3-il2 [geme2]
11. gesz na#-e szu#-[x]
12. gu4# lu5#? nab3#-[x]
13. [...]
14. [...]
15. [...]

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1. [...]
2. [...]
3. [...]
4. [...]
5. [...]
6. [...]
7. gu4# [x] igi [x]
8. kaskal x [na]-du# [x x]
9. [x x] ansze edin
10. nab3-sa10-sa10# [x]
11. [...]
12. [...]
13. [...]
14. [...]
15. [...]

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1. [...]
2. [...]
3. [...]
4. [...]
5. [...]
6. [...]
7. [...]
8. [...]
9. kiri6#-ka# dag#-ga nam2
10. bi2-du8-e su-a su-a
11. [...]
12. [...]
13. [...]
14. [...]
15. [...]

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1'. [...] x [...] sza3
2'. [...] AN [...]
3'. [...] ta# [x] {d}sud3{ki}
4'. [...] x [...]
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1'. GAR# [...]
2'. SZE3 lugal#? [...]
3'. szuruppak{ki} UR2-1(asz@c)
4'. dumu x [x] na# [x] mu-de5#
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1'. [x] x [x] de5#-de5
2'. [...] x lul
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1'. ki [x x] AN [x x] |KAxX| x sza3 x
2'. si ukken GA2 x [x x]
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2'. [x] x
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1'. szesz-[gal a-a] na-nam2
2'. ama na-[nam2 x] |KAxA|
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1'. [...] ASZ
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 004
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Genouillac, Henri de, TCL 16 (1930) 93; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionLouvre Museum, Paris, France
Museum no.AO 08899
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061109 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z6f8d
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1. szesz-gal a-a na-nam nin9-gal ama na-nam
2. szesz-gal-zu-ur2! gizzal he2-em!-szi!-ak
3. nin9 gal ama-zu-gim szu he2-en-x-gal2#
4. za-e igi-zu-ta kin na-an-ak#-e
5. ka-zu-ta nig2 im-lu-lu-un#
6. ga2-la dag-ge e2 dur2-bi-sze3 mu-un#-du#
7. ninda-e lu2 kur-ra bi2-in-e11-de3
8. lu2-lul lu2-bar-ra bi2-in-tum2-mu
9. ninda-e lu2 kur-ta im-ma-da-ra-an-e11-de3
10. iri tur-re lugal-bi-ir# gu4 szi-in-na-u3-tu
11. uru2 mah-e e2 du3-a szi-hur-re
12. [x] x-ke4 a2 szu im-du7-du7
13. [...] nig2# nu-tuku gig-sze3 im-gar
14. [...] szu# im-du7-du7
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1'. an-edin#-[...]
2'. sza3 ki-ag2 [x] e2 du3-du3-de3
3'. sza3 hul gig [...]-gul-lu-de3
4'. nir-gal2 nig2-du12-du12 gaba!-gal2# [me] nam-nun-na
5'. nir-gal2-ra gu2 he2-en-ne-ni-gal2#
6'. a2-tuku ni2-zu he2-en-ne-al-al
7'. dumu-mu lu2 hul-la-ra he2-en-ne-szi-x
8'. ezem-ma-ka dam na-an-du12-du12
9'. sza3-ga hun-ga2-am3 bar-ra hun-ga2-am3
10'. ku3 hun-ga2-am3 za-gin3 hun-ga2-am3
11'. tug2? hun-ga2-am3 gada hun-ga2-am3




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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 005
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Chiera, Edward, OIP 016 (1934) 126; Alster, Shuruppak 026; Peterson UF 42, 535f, 42 (N 2739) & 45 (N 2487)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.CBS 02203 + CBS 13107 + N 2487 + N 2739
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050425 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001s1b4k
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1'. [...]
2'. gu4 [...] ni2-gal2# na#-an#-ni#-sa10#-sa10#?
3'. gu4 lul#-la# na#-sa10#-sa10# e2 tur3# buru3#? x x
4'. munus zi-nun zi-sze3 lu2 szi-in#-gar x x
5'. u4 buru14-ka na#-an#-sa10-sa10
6'. ansze LA gu7 ansze-da im-x-x
7'. ansze lul-la gu2-tar im-la2
8'. dumu-mu lu2-lul-e za3-si mu-un-sa6#-[x]
9'. munus# bar-szu-gal2-e e2 dur2-bi-sze3 mu-un-[x]
10'. [x] nag-nag-e buru14 im-su-su-[x]
11'. [...] {gesz}kun5 lu2# min-e da nu-[x]
12'. [x x] nim#-gim mi-ni-ib2-dal-[...]
13'. [...]-a inim i3-szid#-[x]
14'. [...] x dumu-ni-ra# ga# [...]
15'. munus giri17 hur ak szeg11 gi4-gi4-dam
16'. [{gesz}]bala# hur-ra szu-na [...]
17'. [...]-a# i-in-ku4#-[...]
18'. [...]-sir2#-ra# gu2# mu-un-gi#-[...]
19'. [...] x x x [...]
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1'. [...]
2'. x [...]
3'. sza3 [...] x [...]
4'. nig2#-nam# nu#-kal x [...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 006
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)van der Meer, Petrus E., MDP 27 (1935) 186; Malayeri, Mehrnoush, Schülertexte aus Susa (2014) T.470
CollectionNational Museum, Tehran, Iran
Museum no.NMI BK 01756
Accession no.
ProvenienceSusa (mod. Shush)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070730 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz00215fqw
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1. szesz-gal e2 na-na nin9 gal ama? na-nam

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1. szesz{esz}-gal e2 an-na-[na] ni-in-gal x dam e2 [...]




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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Jacobsen, Thorkild, JCS 08, 085, CNMA (1954) 10054; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionNationalmuseet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Museum no.NMC 10054
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Catalogue source20061220 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001x15w6
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1. [...]-im#-sar-re-em
2. [...] sag# im#-ta-ab-gur4-gur4-re
3. [...]-zu#-a-ke4 na?-szi#-su-su-un
4. [...] masz2-u2 na-nam sza2-bi inim-sig-ga
5. [...] i7# mah-am3 sza3-bi gu4 du7-dam
6. [...] nig2 sa2 nu-di-dam
7. nig2#-e3#-a# nig2 nu-silig-ge-dam
8. ninda lu2-u3 gu7 ga-ra-ab-szum2-bi gun3-a
9. szum2-mu-da-bi an bad-ra2-am3
10. nu-ra-ab-szum2-mu ninda igi-bi-sze3 til-am3
11. ga-ra-ab-szum2-bi lu2-ra ga-ni-in-us2
12. nig2-u2-rum nig2 a2 se3-ga-a-ta
13. lu2-tur-mu nig2 nu-mu-un-da-sa2
14. ka sa6-sa6-ge inim i3#-szid#-e#

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1. ka x x kiszib3 e-il2-il2
2. [x] lal3#-e u2-lal3 e-bur2-re
3. lul {kusz}lu-ub2-a-ni sa2 im-du
4. kusz-du3-du3-e kusz ni2 sze-ba-NI-e
5. silim-di ka su3-ga sza-ba-ni-in-gar
6. kusz du3-du3-e ni2 sze-ba-NI-e
7. usu-tuku szu lu2-ta sza-ba-ra-an-tum3
8. u6-di lu2-lil-e nig2 u2-gu i3-de2-e
9. [...] na#-an-szer3-szer3-re-de3
10. [x]-ti# ku3-sze3 am3-mi-ni-in-gal
11. [...]-tuku nam szi-ib-tar-re
12. [...] lu2 ur2-sze3 mu-un-de2-e
13. [...] ba-gub
14. [...] x ba-KU


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 008
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0169; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U —
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas; Peterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
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1. [...] u4 su3-ra2 ri-a
en: In those distant days, in those (even more) distant days
2. [...] ge6 bad-ra2 ri-a
en: In those distant nights, in those (even more) distant nights
3. [...] ri#-a# mu su3-ra2 ri-a
en: In those distant years, in those (even more) distant years
4. u4#-ba gesztux(|GISZ.TUG2|) tuku-ga14-kam inim# zu-a kalam-ma til#?-la#-am3
en: At that time he was the one of wisdom, the one aware of events, was resident in the land
5. szuruppak{ki}-e gesztux(|GISZ.TUG2|) tuku-ga14-kam# inim zu-a kalam-ma til-la-am3
en: (The resident of?) Šuruppak, he was the one of wisdom, the one aware of events, was resident in the land
6. szuruppak{ki}-e dumu#-ni#-ra na na-mu-un-de5-ga#?
en: (The resident of?) Šuruppak instructed
7. szuruppak{ki!} dumu# ubur-tu-tu-ke4
en: (The resident of?) Shuruppak, the son of Ubartutu
8. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu#-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
en: Was instructing his son Ziusudra
9. dumu-gu10 na ga-de5# na de5-gu10 he2-dab5
en: My son, I shall instruct, may my instruction be grasped
10. na de5#-ga#-gu10# szu nam-bi2-bar-ra
en: One should not forget my instruction
11. inim# du11-ga na#-ab-ta-bala-e
en: One should not transgress (my) spoken word
12. na# de5 ab-ba nig2 kal-la gu2-zu# he2#-em-szi-ke3-e
en: The advice of an elder is something precious, one should pay attention to it
13. dur3{urx(|GA2xKAL|)} gu3 di na-ab-sa10#-sa10 erin2#-zu sza-ra#-ab#-si-il#
en: One should not buy a braying male donkey, it will split apart your workforce
14. GAN2# kaskal#?-[...] nam-bi2-ib2-ga2-ga2 nam-silig ga-GA2-am3
en: One should not put down a field (on) a road, there will be crushing/growling(!?) force
15. a-sza3#? kaskal# ka#?-giri3-ka nam-ba-e#-uru4#?-re x-u3 bulug-ga-am3
en: One should not cultivate a field on a road or pathway, there will be ... of the boundary stake(s)
16. GAN2#-zu#?-am3 pu2 na-an-ni-dun#?-[...] ug3# sza-ri-ib-hul-hul
en: Do not dig(?) a well/cistern in(!) your field, the people will(?) destroy it for you
17. e2#!? [...]-la nam-bi2-ib2-la2-e kesz2#?-da#? gal2-la!-am3
en: Do not attach a house(?) to the broad street/town square, there is “binding"(?) (there)
18. szu-du3#?-a# nu#-mu-un-ti lu2#-bi sza-ba-dab5-be2
en: If one has not accepted(?) a pledge(?) (on his behalf?), that man will seize (you)(?)
19. za-e# [szu] szu#?-du3#-a nam-mu-ak#-[...] lu2# sag bi2-ib2-sal-la-e-a
en: You, do not make a pledge(?), the one (on whose behalf it was made) will denigrate it(?)
20. lu2#-[...] igi# duh-a na-an#-[...]-bi sza-ri#?-ib#-su#-su
en: One should not look at (spy on, inspect?) a man, the flood will devastate you(?)
21. ki dux(|LU2xKAR2|)#?-da#?-ka [...]-bi2#?-gub#?-[...]-x
en: One should not stand (i.e., remain) where there is a quarrel
22. dux(|LU2xKAR2|)#?-de3# lu2#-[...]-ku4
en: One should not become a witness in the quarrel
23. dux(|LU2xKAR2|)#?-de3# ni2# [...]
en: Do not make yourself known in the quarrel (i.e., conceal your identity?)
24. [...] x [...]
en: ...
25. [...] x x
en: Set quarreling aside
26. [...]-x nigin2-nam-ma#-ni-ib
en: Regarding abuse, go around it with a different street (instead)
27. [...] ni2#-zu na-an-usz2#-e
en: One should not steal anything (and thus) kill yourself (by incurring punishment)
28. [...]-x mi-si-ISZ-x? al nam-me
en: One should not break into a house (and thus) desire the treasure box
29. [...] na#-nam# ul-dab sag na-nam#
en: The thief is indeed a pirig monster, (but) after he is caught, he is indeed a slave
30. [... sa]-gaz# nam-mu-u3-ak-e [...] x bur2#-re nam-bi2-ib-bar-ra
en: My son, one should not rob, do not “hew” yourself(?)
31. [...]-an-ak ni2-zu na-an-[...]
en: Do not sexually penetrate(?) the bridegroom, do not ... yourself

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1. [...] tuku#-da# [...] nam-mu-un-KA-x inim-sig-ga [...]
en: Do not “play”(?) with a married young woman, the slander (arising from it) is formidable
2. [...] lu2# dam tuku#-da# dur2# nam-bi2#-e#-ga2-ga2
en: My son, one should not sit in a chamber(?) with someone who is married
3. [...]-mu2#?-de3 ni2-zu na-an-pe#-el-la2
en: One should not quarrel and (thus) spoil yourself
4. [...]-gur5#?-gu2-gu2 sag gu2 sal#-sal#-la#
en: Do not ... lies, (the act?) “thins out/flattens the head/denigrates and ...?”
5. [...]-tar#-tar#-re inim-zu gar-ra#-am3#
en: One should not boast/(overly) praise, your word is set (within it)
6. [...] nam#-gi4-gi4 igi dugud nu-mu-un-da-il2#
en: One should not advise, a serious gaze is(?) never lifted away from him(?)
7. lu2#-[...] nig2-zuh-a nam-mu-da-gu7-e
en: One should not eat/consume something stolen(?) with someone else
8. szu#-[...] x na-di-ni-ib#-su-su#?
en: If your hands are bloody(?) one should not submerge them in ...(?)
9. giri3#? HAR#?-re gu4 sza-ba#?-[...]-ib-su-su# udu# sza#-ba-ri-ib-su#-su#
en: One should replace a scratched/ground down(?) bone/foot(?) with an (entire) ox or a sheep(?)
10. u3-nu-gar-ra x-[...] na-ab-be2-e
en: One should not speak ... with inappropriateness
11. egir-bi gesz-bur-gin7 [...] x x-szi-ib2-la2-e
en: Or else in the future(?), like a trap, ... will bind ... to you(?)
12. u2 nu-kin2-ga2-sze3 udu-zu sag2# nam-me
en: One should not scatter your sheep towards (a place where) pasture has not been sought (before)
13. us2 nu-si-ga-sze3 [...]-hun-e
en: One should not hire the ox of another man for (work on) a property line that is not set
14. us2 si-ga [...]-am3
en: A set property line is a set road
15. kaskal ge6 na-an-du-un# [...] hul#-a
en: Do not go (on) a road (at) night, its midst is (both) good and evil (portending?)
16. ansze-edin-na na-ab#-[...]-e-zal
en: One should not buy an onager you will have spend the day with at its side
17. geme2-zu gesz3 na-an-[...]-in-sa4
en: One should not have sex with your female worker, she will chew you up(?)
18. u2 a2 zi-da#? [...]-ni10#-ni10
en: One should not curse(!) with/at your right side(?), ... will return ... towards (your?) hand(?)
19. a szu nu-gid2#-de3# [...]-ra-gal2
en: Do not pour/bring out(?) water that has not been examined/accepted(?), weakened arms(?) are there for you
20. mah-bi# nig2#?-[...] x-[...]-x-szub-be2#
en: Abandon something that is long/offered(?) with pomp(?) and it will abandon ...(?)
21. a2#-tuku na-an#-usz2#?-e szul#-hi na-[...]-x-gul#?-[...]
en: One should not kill a strong man or destroy the outer wall
22. x-x na-an#-usz2#-e iri#-ta na-an#-gur!-re#
en: One should not kill a young man/worker(?) (or) turn him away from the city
23. [... na]-an#-bad#-e lu2-bi sza-ba-e#-[...]-x-kur2?
en: One should not remove a debt-bearer, that man will be(?) estranged to you
24. [...] GAN2 nam-ba-e-ga2-ga2#
en: One should not put down a field adjacent to an arrogant/shy(?) (person)
25. [...]-de3# szi-mu-un-szi-ib2-da13#?-da13#?
en: He will leave it to you to go to(?) that female worker
26. x [...] lu2#-ka na-ab-ta!-bala-e
en: One should not rebel from the ... of that man
27. igi# du-un# [igi] du#-un szi-mu#-un#-szi-ib2-be2-e-ne
en: (Even if?) “Lead, lead!” they say to you
28. gi#-sig# {gesz#}kiri6#-ka da-x nam-bi2-duh-e
en: One should not release the bond(?) at the reed fence of an orchard
29. sug4-ga-ab# sug4#-ga-ab szi-mu-un-szi-ib2-be2-e-ne
en: “Replace it, replace it!” they will say on (the owner's) behalf(?)
30. ur nam-mu#-un#-gu7-en dux(LU2) nam-ur3-ur3-re
en: Do not feed a dog/stranger, one should not drag around(?) a quarrel(?)
31. [...]-mu#-gu7-en lu2 ki nam-us2-sa
en: My son, do not use(!?) force, do not put a man on the ground
32. [...] gesz3# a2 zi na-an-e3 GISZ-e ba#-e#-x-du11?
en: One should not rape the child of a man, ...
33. [...] x igi#?-bi x szi-sir5-re#
en: The slanderer, (like) a spindle(?), spins his(!) eyes/gaze
34. [...] sza3-ge nu-mu-e-KAR2#-[...]
en: One is not to stand at the front, you will not have changed your mind (once getting there?)
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35. [...] {disz}dam-qi2-i3-li2-szu
en: "Long-tablet" of Damqi-ilišu
36. [...] u4# 3(disz)-kam
en: It is the month of ..., 3rd day


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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0170; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U 07786d + U 07795a
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas; Peterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
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obverse
1. [...] x x x x x [...]
en: ... at the gate(?) of the palace
2. [...]-am3# ba-ra-si-ga#? [...]
en: ... occupies for you(?)
3-4. du14#?-de3 bar-bar-ta gub-gub-[ba] in-nu-usz sila kur2 [...]-x-ib#?-DU#
en: Set the quarrelling(?) aside, regarding abuse, ... a different street
5-6. nig2 nam-mu-zuh#?-[...] ni2-zu nam-usz2#-[...]
en: Do not steal anything, do not kill yourself (by incurring punishment)
7-8. e2# na-am3-ni#-[...]-bur3-[...]-e-en mi#-si-ISZ#?-[...] al# <nam>-me-en
en: Do not break into a house, do not desire the treasure box
9-10. ni2-zu [...] na#-na-am3 ul-dab5# sag#? na-na-am3
en: The thief(!) is indeed a pirig monster, (but) after he is caught, he is indeed a slave
11-12. dumu-gu10# sa-gaz na-am3-ma#-ke3#-e ni2-zu du5?-am3 na-am3-bi2-[bar]-re#-e#
en: My son, one should not rob, do not “hew” yourself(?)
13-14. gesz3 nimgir#-si na#-[am3]-ma#?-[...] ni2-zu na-am3-x-x-[...]
en: Do not sexually penetrate(?) the bridegroom, do not ... yourself
15-16. ki-sikil dam? tuku e-ne# [...] inim-si-ga mah#-[...]
en: Do not “play”(?) with a married young woman, the slander/whisper(?) (arising from it) is formidable
17-18. dumu-[gu10 ...]-na-AN x [...] dur2 [...] nam#?-bi2#-[...]
en: My son, do not sit in a chamber(?) with someone who is married
19. du14 [...]
en: One should not quarrel and (thus) spoil yourself
20-21. [...] sag KU sal#?-[...]-la#?-am3#
en: Do not ... lies , (the act?) “thins out/flattens the head/denigrates and ...(?)”
22-23. ka nam-tar-[...]-e#-en inim#-zu gar-ra#-am3#
en: Do not (overly) praise, your word is set (within it)
24-25. ad# na-am3-gi4-gi4#-e igi dugud nu-mu-un#-[...]-e#-en
en: One should not advise, a serious gaze is(?) never lifted away from him(?)
26. lu2-da nig2-gu7# [...]-da#-gu7-e
en: One should not eat food(?) with someone else
27. szu-zu mud2-am3 [...]-an
en: If your hands are bloody(?) do not submerge them in ...(?)
28. [...] HAR-ra [...]
en: Replace a scratched/ground down(?) bone/foot(?) with an (entire) ox or a sheep(?)
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beginning broken
1'. [...]-ga2#-sze3 udu sag2# [...]
en: Do not scatter (your) sheep towards (a place where) pasture has not been sought (before)
2'. [...]-si#-ga-sze3 gu4# lu2 na-hun-[...]
en: Do not hire the ox of another man for (work on) a property line that is not set
3'. [...] si#-ga kaskal si#-ga-am3
en: A set property line is a set road
4'. kaskal ge6 nu-du sza3-bi sa6 hul-a#
en: Do not(!) go (on) a road (at) night, its midst is (both) good and evil (portending?)
5'. ansze-edin-na na-ab-sa10#?-[sa10] u4# da#-bi-esz i3-za-al#
en: One should not buy an onager, the day will be spent at its side
6-7'. geme2-zu-ur2 gesz3#? na-a-du3 zu ur2 szu-mu#-ri-in-sza3#?
en: Do not have sex with your female worker, she will chew you up(?)
8'-9. asz2! a2! zi nu-bala-e szu-usz im#?-szi-ni10-ni10
en: One should not(!) curse violently(?), (it) will return towards (your?) hand(?)
10-11'. a szu nu-du8 na#-an#-ni-sa2-sa2 a2 sig szu#-mu#-e#-ra-gal2
en: Do not ... water that is not “held"/"perfect"(?), weakened arms(?) are there for you
12'. a2#? x x x [...]-ga2-ga2
en: One should not put down a field adjacent to ...(?)
13'. gi-in#-sze3# du#-[...]-szi-ib-szub-szub
en: He will leave it to you to go to(?) that female worker
14'. ki-tusz lu2-ka [...]-ab#?-bala-e-de3
en: One is not to rebel from the dwelling of that man
15'. igi i3-du igi i3-[du] szi-ib-e-ne
en: (Even if?) “He leads, he leads(?)!” they say to you
16'. gi-HI-ga {gesz}kiri6 x x-[...]-duh#?-e#?
en: One should not release the bond(?) at the reed fence of an orchard
17'. su-ga-ab su-ga-ab szi-x-[...]
en: “Replace it, replace it!” they will say on (the owner's) behalf(?)
18-19'. ur nam-NI-gu7-e-[...] du14 nam-ur2-ur2-am3
en: Do not feed a dog/stranger, one should not drag around(?) a quarrel(?)
20-21'. dumu#-gu10# na-silig na-am3-ke3-e lu2 ki na-am3-us2-am3
en: My son, one should not use force, one should not put a man on the ground
22-23'. dumu lu2-ra gesz3 a2 zi na-ne2-e kisal-e bi2-zu-zu
en: One should not rape the child of a man, it will be learned of(?) in the courtyard(?)
24-25'. a2-tuku na-am3-usz2-e-en bad3-szul-hi na-am3-gul-e-en
en: Do not kill a strong man, do not destroy the outer wall
26'. gurusz na-am3-usz2#-e-en iri{ki} szu-mu-ra-ab-gur-re#
en: Do not kill a young man/worker(?), the city will turn him back for you/roll him up (in a reed mat) for you(?)
27'. lu2 inim-sig#-ga-gin7 igi {gesz}balag-ke4 szi-in-szir5-[...]
en: Like a slanderer, the “eye” of a spindle(?) spins
28'. igi am3 na-am3-ba-gub-gub-bu-de3 sza3-ge me-kur2-kur2
en: One is not to stand at the front, you(?) may have changed your mind(?)
29-30'. lu2#-lul#-la#-x e2#-KASZ#-x ka# nam-tar-tar-re inim-zu gar-ra
en: ... do not boast/(overly) praise like a liar in a tavern, your word is set (within it)
31'. ki# nam#-nita-ka um-me-te#? szu# na-ku5-ku5-de3-[...]
en: After you have approached the “place of manhood,” do not make your hand shake(?)
32'. [ur-sag dili] na-na-am3 dili-ni [lu2 szar2]-ra#?-am3#
en: He is indeed a hero, he alone is (the equivalent) of many men

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column 1
1. [{d}utu dili] na#-na-am3 [dili]-ni lu2 szar2-ra-am3
en: He is indeed Utu, he alone is (the equivalent) of many men

column 2
1. ur-sag-da gub-bu-de3# zi-zu he2-en-da-gal2
en: In order to stand with the hero, he must have your life with him

column 3
1. {d}utu-da gub#-bu-de3 zi-zu he2#-en#-da-gal2
en: In order to stand with Utu, he must have your life with him


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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0171; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U 16879i
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas; Peterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z6htn
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1. ur5 tuku na-an-bad-e lu2-bi sza-ba-ri#-[...]
en: Do not remove a debt-bearer, that man will be(?) estranged to you
2. sun7-na-da GAN2 na-an-da-ga2-ga2-an#
en: Do not put down a field adjacent to an arrogant/shy(?) (person)
3. gi4#-in#-sze3 du-de3 szi-me-szi-ib2-szub#-[...]
en: He will leave it to you to go to(?) that female worker
4. uru17 tusz lu2#-ka na-ab-ta-bala-[...]-de3#-en
en: You are not to rebel from the resident city of that man
5. igi# du#-un# igi du-un szi-me-szi-ib2-x-x <<en>>
en: (Even if?) “Lead, lead!” they(!) will say to you
6. gi#-sig#-ga {gesz}kiri6-ka da-ga nam-bi-duh#-e
en: Do not release the bond(?) at the reed fence of an orchard
7. su#-ga#-ab# su-ga-ab szi-me-szi-ib2-be2-ne <<en>>
en: “Replace it, replace it!” they(!) will say
8. ur# nam#-mu#-gu7#?-e# du14? mu-ur3-ur3-re
en: One should not feed a dog/stranger, one should not drag around(?) a quarrel(?)
9. dumu#-gu10# nam#?-silig#? nam-mu-ak-en lu2 ki us2-en?
en: Do not use force, put(!?) a man on the ground
10. dumu# x-x gesz3 a2# zi# na-an-ne-en x-e bi2-zu-zu
en: Do not rape the child of a man, it will be learned of(?) in the assembly(?)
11. [...]-an#-usz2-en# bad3#-sila3 na-an-gul#-x-x
en: Do not kill a strong man, do not destroy the outer wall(?)
12. [...]-en iri x na-an-gur-ru <<re>>
en: Do not kill a young man, do not return him ... the city(?)
13. lu2#? [...]-ke4 igi# {gesz}balak-gin7 szi-szir5-szir5
en: The slanderer, like a spindle, spins his eyes/gaze
14. igi na#?-[...]-bu#-de3#?-en sza3-ge bi2-kur2-kur2
en: Do not to stand at the front, you(?) may have changed your mind(?)
15. lu2#-lul#-la#-gin7#? x-x-ka# ka nam#-tar-tar-re
en: Do not (overly) praise/boast like a liar in a tavern(?)
16. ki#!? x-nita-ka um-ma-te# szu# na#-an-gu4-gu4-de3#-en#
en: After you have approached the “place of manhood(?),” do not make your hand shake
17. ur-sag#? dili na#-nam dili-ni lu2# szar2-ra#-am3#?
en: He is indeed a hero, he alone is (the equivalent) of many men
18. {d#}utu# dili# na#-nam# dili-ni# lu2 szar2#-ra#-am3#!?
en: He is indeed Utu, he alone is (the equivalent) of many men
19. [...]-sag#?-[...] x gub#?-bu-da zi-zux(SU) [he2]-en#-da#-an-gal2
en: In order to stand with the hero, he must have your life with him
20. {d}[utu-... gub]-bu#-da zi-zux(SU) he2#-en#-da-an-gal2
en: In order to stand with Utu, he must have your life with him
21. [... dumu]-ni#-ra#? na-sze3 mu-ri-ni-in-de5
en: (The resident of?) Šuruppak instructed his son
22. [...] dumu#-ni-ra [...]-un#?-de5-[...]
en: He was instructing his son Ziusudra

reverse
1. dumu-gu10 na ge-de5 na# de5#-gu10 he2#-dab5#
en: My son, I shall instruct, may (you) grasp my instruction
2. zi-u4-su13-ra2-ra inim ga#-ra#-ab-du11 gizzal# he2-em-szi#-[...]
en: Ziusudra, I want to speak a word to you, may (you) pay attention to it
3. na de5-ga-ga2 [...] nam#-bi2-bar#-[...]
en: Do not forget my instruction
4. inim# du11-ga-ga2# [...]-ta#-bala-[...]
en: Do not transgress my spoken word
5. ka kasz nag#-a [...]
en: The mouth that drinks beer(?)
6. lu2-tur-gu10# x x [...]-x
en: My child, you are corrupting (another) man(?)
7. ka kasz#! nag-a# [...]-x
en: You multiply things with (your) mouth that drinks beer
8. {d#}nin#-ka#-si# sza3#-[...]-x
en: Ninkasi ... his heart/stomach ...
9-10. [...] x-ur3-ur3#?-[...]-in? ... [...]-x-ur3-ur3-re
en: ... drags ...
11. [...] x a# mu-un#-ni#-il2#-il2
en: ... raised ...
12. [...] x im#-sar-re
en: ... chases ...
13. [...] x im#-ta-ab-gur4-gur4-re
en: ...
14. [...]-za-ke4 nu-e-szi-su-su
en: "Your own man"(?) should not(!) repay(?) ... because of you(?)
15. x-x [...] gi u2 na-nam sza3-bi inim#?-sig-ga-am3#
en: The reed bed is indeed (consisting of) reeds and plants/reeds of one cubit length(?), its midst is slander
16. e2#-gal# i7-da mah-e sza3-bi gu4 du7-du7-dam#
en: The palace, the great river, its midst is a bull that is to gore
17. nig2# ku4-ku4 nig2#? sa2 nu-di-dam
en: That which enters is not to be regular
18. nig2# e3!-e nu-siligx(AK)?-ge-de3
en: That which leaves is to be unceasing(!)
19. nig2 lu2-ka ga-ra-ab-szum2-bi! ku-nu-a
en: That of a man(?) (which makes him say?) “I want to give ... to you"(?) is close (i.e., easy?)
20. szum2-mu-da-bi an bad-ra2-am3
en: (But) the (actual) giving to be done is distant (like) the heavens (i.e., hard?)
21. ga#-ra#-ab#-szum2-bi lu2-ra ga-<ni>-in-us2
en: (You say) I shall follow the (one who says) I shall give ... to you
22. nu#-ra#-ab-szum2-mu nig2 igi-bi-sze3 ti-la-am3
en: But he will not give it to you(?), (saying) “that which is before it(?) is used up”
23. [nig2]-u2-rum nig2 a2! si!-ga-a-da
en: Property is something to be ...
24. lu2#-tur-gu10 nig2 nu-um-da-sa2
en: My child, nothing compares with it

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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 125 (pl. 067), Ni 04543; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 04543
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061106 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
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1. [...] na [...]
2. [... na]-de5#-mu he2-dab5#
3. [...] ga#-ra-ab-du11 [gizzal] he2#-em-szi-ia-ak
4. [...]-bi2-bar-re-en
5. [...]-ab#-te-bala-e-de3#
6. [...] x-kam
7. [...]


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CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 04152b
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 138 (pl. 080), Ni 04271; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 04271
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 181 (pl. 123), Ni 09731; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09731
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
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1. gesz-gi masz2 [...]
2. e2-gal i7 mah-am3 [...]
3. nig2 ku4-ku4 nig2 sa2 [...]
4. nig2-e3 nig2 nu-silig#-[...]
5. ninda lu2-ka ga-ra-ab-szum2-bi# [...]
6. [...]-mu#-da-bi an [...]
7. [...]-ab#-szum2-mu# lu2-ra ga-ni-in-us2 [...]

reverse
1. ga#-[ti]-la# giri17# szu# [...]
2. sag-du nu-tuku nam# [...]
3. tesz2 nu-tuku lu2# [...]
4. ga2-e na-nam u6-e [...]
5. dam dim3-e x [...]
6. lu2 hun-ga2-zu lu-ub2 [...]
7. {kusz}lu-ub2 sza-mu-da-[...]
8. [...]


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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 183 (pl. 125), Ni 04715; Proust, Christine, TMN (2007) (liste metrologique L; liste metrologique C, P)
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 04715
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary; Mathematical
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061106 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceno atf
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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 183 (pl. 125), Ni 09778; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09778
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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1. [...] zi szi-im-da-[...]
2. [x] buru14#-sze3 u4 kal-kal-la-[x]
3. [x]-gim# de5-ga-ab egi-gim gu7#-[x]
4. [x x] geme2#-gim ri egi-gim gu7#-[...]-en-na-nam-[...]

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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 187 (pl. 129), Ni 09559
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09559
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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1. gi-sig#-[...]
3. su-ga-ab# [...]
4. ur nam-mu-[...]
5. dumu-mu nam-[...]
6. dumu lu2-ra [...]
7. a2-tuku [...]
8. gurusz-e [...]
9. lu2 eme# [...]
10. igi-a
11. lu2-lul# [...]
12. ki nam-[...]
13. ur-[...]
14. {d}[...]

reverse
1. lu2#-[...]
2. x [...]
3. na-an#-[...]
4. ga-ti-[...]
5. sag-du nu-[...]
6. tesz2 nu-tuku [...]
7. ga2-e na-[...]


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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 188 (pl. 130), Ni 09820; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09820
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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1. du14# nam#-[...] ni2#-zu#-[...]
2. lul nam#-gur5#-[...] sag# gu7 [...]
3. KA nam-tar-tar-re#-[...]
4. ad# nam-gi4#-[...] igi# [...]
5. lu2-da [...]
6. szu-zu x [...]
7. x ur5-re# [...] udu sza-[...]

reverse
1. u3-nu-gar-ra [...]
2. egir-bi-sze3 gesz-[...]
3. u2 nu-kin-ga2#-[...]
4. usz nu-se3-ga [...]
5. usz se3-ga [...]
6. kaskal ge6 na-an#-[...] sza-bi sa6 [x x]
7. ansze-edin-na [...] u2?-da bi-[...]


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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 193 (pl. 135), Ni 09884; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09884
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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1. gesz-gi masz2#-[...]
2. e2-gal i7 [...]
3. nig2 ku4-ku4 [...]
4. nig2-e3 [...]
5. ninda lu2-ka# [...]
6. [x]-mu#-[...]




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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 201 (pl. 143), Ni 09917; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09917
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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1. dumu#-munus#-[...]
2. kasz nag-a-zu-[...]
3. e2-ta e3 sza3#-[...]
4. an su3-u4-dam ki# [...]
5. an-da nig2 im#-[...]
6. [...]-re zi x [...]
7. [x] buru14#-sze3 u4 ka#-[...]
8. [x]-gim# ri-ga#-[...]

reverse
1. [...]
2. [...] lu2 kur-ra bi2#-[...]
3. lu2-lul lu2-bar-ra bi2#-[...]
4. ninda-e lu2 kur-ta im-ma-[...]
5. uru2 tur#-re# lugal-bi-ir amar# [...]
6. [...]-re# e2 du3-a szi-hur-re


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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 202 (pl. 144), Ni 09985; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09985
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 1 (1969) 203 (pl. 145), Ni 09928; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09928
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
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1. [...]
2. [...] na?-e-szi-su-su#
3. [...]-u2-na-nam sza3-bi inim sig#-[x]
4. [...] mah#-a sza3-bi gu4 du7-du7#-[x]
5. [...] nig2 sa2 nu-di-dam
6. [...] nig2# nu-silig-x [...]
7. [...]-ra#-ab-szum2# [...]


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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Biggs, Robert D., OIP 099 (1974) 256 + 323; Biggs 1966, 78; Civil - Biggs 1966, 5ff.; OIP 99, p. 88; Alster 1974; Alster 1975, 137-144 (neue Texte); Wilcke 1978; Alster 1982 (neue Texte); Civil 1984 (neue Texte); Alster 1987 (neue Texte); Civil 1987 (neue
CollectionNational Museum of Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq
Museum no.IM 070204 +
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. Abu Salabikh)
Excavation no.AbS-T 0393 + AbS-T 0305
PeriodED IIIa (ca. 2600-2500 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, UM 29-13-326 +; Shuruppak 026, UM 29-16-240
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.UM 29-13-326 (+) UM 29-16-240
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. III-IV; Peterson UF 42, 535f, 41 (N 0852)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.UM 29-16-009 + N 0852
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1. ga2-e na-[...]
2. dam dim3#-e# [...]
3. lu2 hun-ga2-zu [...]
4. {kusz}[lu]-ub2# szi-mu-e-da-gu7#-[...]
5. ga#-ba#-ra-gu7 [...]
6. dumu-nita-zu e2-zu-[...]
7. dumu-munus-zu ama5-ni-sze3# [...]
8. kasz nag-a-zu-ne di na-an-ne-e
9. e2-ta e3 sza3-zu an-[...]
10. an su3-u4-dam ki kal-kal#-[...]
11. an-da nig2 im#-da-lu-lu-[x]
12. kur-kur-re zi szi-im-da-pa-an-pa#-[an]
13. u4 buru14-sze3 u4 kal-kal#-[...]
14. geme2-gim de5-ga-ab egi-gim [...]
15. dumu-mu geme2-gim ri egi-gim gu7-a ur5 he2#-[am3]
16. asz2 du11-du11-ge bar szi-in-[...]
17. igi-tum3 la2 sag gesz im-ra-ra#
18. gu3 mur-re lu2-lul-e tug2 szi-bir7-bir7-e
19. asz2 di nig2-NE-e na-di sze3-il2-il2
20. inim diri u3-bu-bu-ul u2-lipisz-gig-ga
21. mu gun3-gun3-da ga-mu-e-da-zalag-ge
22. inim szed3-de3-mu he2-gal2-la-am3
23. a-ra-zu a szed4# sza3-ge im-szed4-e
24. [asz2 x x]-ga2#-ah di-da gizzal kalam-ma-ke4
25. [x]{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-ni-de5-de5
26. szuruppak#{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
27. [x]-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na sze-mu-ni-de5-de5
28. [x] na ga-de5 na-de5-mu he2-dab5
29. [...]-su3#-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak

reverse
1. [...] szu nam-bi2-bar-re
2. [...] na#-ab-ta-bala-e-de3
3. [...]-mu-ra-ra-an e-pa5-zu sze3-im-ra
4. [...]-sa10 ka u4-sar-ra-kam
5. dumu#-[...]-sa10 za3 e2-gar8-e us2-sa
6. geme2 [...]-sa10# giri3 dur2-bi-sze3 e2 gal2-gal2-la-am3
7. sag kur#-[...]-ta-e-e11
8. [...]-ta u3-mu-e-de6
9. dumu-mu ki {d}utu e3-a-asz
10. a hu-mu-ra-an-de2-e igi-zu-sze3 he2-du
11. e2 nu-tuku e2-a-ni la-ba-du
12. ere nu-tuku ere-ni-sze3 la-ba-du
13. la-ba-e-da-hi-li-e la-ba-da-[...]
14. dumu-mu ki {d}utu-e3-a-asz
15. dili-zu-ne kaskal na#-an#-[...]-un#
16. nu-zu-a-zu sag# [...]-a-x
17. mu-mu-a se3-ga sag#-[...] im-ma?-x-e
18. kur-ra kur# [...]-be2
19. nam-tar [...]-am3#
20. lu2-da giri3-[...]
21. szesz-[gal] a-a na-nam [...]
22. szesz-gal-zu-ur2 [...]
23. nin9 gal ama-zu-gim# [...]
24. za-e igi-zu-ta [...]
25. ka-zu-ta [...]
26. ga2-la dag-ge e2# [...]
27. ninda-e lu2 [...]


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 026
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. VIII
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.UM 55-21-334
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0515
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Catalogue source20050224 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1. ga-ba-ra-gu7 e2-gal-la ba-gub#
2. dumu-nita-zu e2-zu-sze3 im-me
3. dumu#-munus-zu ama5-ni-sze3 im-me
4. kasz# nag-a-zu-ne di na-an-ne-e
5. e2#-ta e3 sza3-zu na-an-gu7-e
6. [x] su3-dam ki kal-kal-la-am3
7. [x]-da nig2 im-da-lu-lu-un
8. [x]-kur#-re zi szi-im-da-pa-an-pa
9. [x] buru14#-sze3 u4 kal-kal-la-sze3
10. [x] gim# de5-ga-ab egi-gim gu7-a
11. [x]-mu# geme2-gim ri egi-gim ku ur5 he2-en-na-nam-ma-am3
12. [...]-du11#-ge# bar# [x]-in#-[x]
13. [...]
14. [...]

reverse
1. [...]
2. [...] a-szed4 sza3-ge# [...]
3. [x x]-e dumu-ni-ra na sze3-mu-ni-in-de5
4. [...] e# dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
5. [...]-su3#-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na sze3-mu-ni-in-de5
6. [...]-su3#-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
7. [...]-ga#-mu na-ab!-ta-ab-bala-e-de3
8. [...] nig2# nam-mu-ra [...]-pa5#-zu szi-im-[x]


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 027
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. VII
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.UM 55-21-345
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0549
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Catalogue source20050224 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1'. KA x [...]
2'. lu2 ni2-zu#-[...]
3'. gesz-gi masz2-u2 na#-[...]
4'. e2-gal i7 mah-am3 sza3-bi gu4# [...]
5'. nig2-ku4-ku4 nig2 sa2 nu-di-dam
6'. nig2 e3 nig2 nu-silig-ge-dam
7'. ninda lu2-ka# ga-ra-ab-szum2#-bi ku-nu-a
8'. [...] bad-ra2-am3
9'. ga#-ra#-ab-szum2-bi lu2-ra ga-ni-in-us2
10'. nu-ra-ab-szum2-mu ninda igi-bi-sze3 til-la-am3
11'. nig2-u2-rum nig2 a2-se3-ga-ta
12'. lu2-tur-mu nig2 nu-um-da-sa2
13'. ka sa6-sa6-ge inim i3-szid-e

reverse
1. ka du3-du3-e kiszib3 i3-il2#-il2#
2. ka lal3-e u2-lal3 e-bu-re
3. ka tuku {kusz}lu-ub2-ni sa2 im-|KA.U|
4. gal-gal-di {kusz}lu-ub2 su3-ga sza-mu-un-tum2
5. usu-tuku szu lu2-ta sza#-ba-ra-an-tum3
6. lu2-lil-e nig2 u2-gu i3-ib-de2-e
7. u3#-sa2 lu2-lil-e nig2 u2-gu i3-de2-e
8. na-an-szer3-szer3-re-de3 giri17 szu am3-mi-in-gal2
9. ga-ti-la giri17# szu am3-mi-in-gal2
10. sag-du nu-tuku nam# szi#-[...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 028
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. X
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.CBS 08001
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050425 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1'. [...] nig2-e mu-e-[x]
2'. [...] gun2-gim igi gun3-gun3#
3'. [x]-ra# na-an-szer3-szer3-re# [... {gesz}a2]-bi# i3-[szar2]
4'. [...] x dumu-munus in-u3-tu#-[...]
5'. [...]-ra lag nam-ba-e-szub-be2#-[...] in-u3-tu-[x]
6'. [...]-kar#-re gu3 KA na-an-ga2-ga2
7'. [...] nam-silig gum-ga2-am3
8'. [...]-na# ga-am3-ma#-re7-en-de3-en
9'. [...] disz#-e ga-na-gam-en-de3-en
10'. [...]-ge#-[x] dumu in-su3-ge tu-ud-da
11'. [... {d}]nanna#-ug5-ge-en# [...]-du3-e
12'. [...]-bi-ir nam# [...]
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1'. [...]
2'. [x] gin2# dilmun#[{ki}] [...]
3'. [...]-am3# lu2 nu#-[...]
4'. [...] gaba# kur-ra-[...] x
5'. [...] gu7-gu7-u3-[me]-esz
6'. [...]-gim# nu-du3 ere lu2-gim nu-du3
7'. [...]-ka lu2 sza-ba-ra-an-e3-de3
8'. [...] kin-kin mu-na-til udu gi4-gi4 [...]
9'. [x] x-ra a-sza3 ur11-ru mu-na-til
10'. [...] x gi4 mu-na?-KU-en#?
11'. [kadra] inim#-ma-bi nig2 sza3 te-na mu?-[...]
12'. [...]-ku4# ra-bi nig2 sza3 te-na# [...]
13'. kadra# inim-inim-ma mul# [...]
16'. [...] ubur#-tu-[...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 029
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, N 0901
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 0901
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001w80ht
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1'. tesz2 [...]
2'. ga2-e [...]
3'. dam x [...]
4'. lu2 hun-x-[...]
5'. {kusz}lu-[...]
6'. {kusz}[...]
7'. ga2-[...]
8'. ga-ba#-[...]
9'. dumu-nita-[...]
10'. dumu-[...]
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1'. geme2-gim# [...]
2'. dumu-mu geme2-gim# [...]
3'. asz2 du11-du11-[...]
4'. igi-tum3 la2 [...]
5'. gu3 mur-re
6'. asz2 di nig2-NE-[...]
7'. inim diri x [...]
8'. mu gun3-gun3-[...]
9'. inim szed3#-[...]
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, N 3298; Kramer FTS, p.138 fig.6
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3298
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
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1'. [...] x [...]
2'. [...]-am3# sza3-ge nu-tak4-tak4
3'. [...]-gur11#?-ra ur5-e la-ba-an-gu7-e
4'. [x x] i7-da ma2#? he2-en-da-su
5'. [x]-edin-na {kusz}ummu3 he2-en-da-dar
6'. [x] ki-ag2 nig2 e2 du3-du3-u3-dam
7'. [x] hul gig nig2 e2 gul-gul-lu-dam
8'. [x]-gal2-e nig2-du12-du12 gaba-gal2 me nam-nun-na

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1. [x] nir#-gal2-ra gu2 he2-en-ne-ni-gal2
2. a2-tuku ni2-zu he2-en-ne-szi-la2
3. dumu-mu lu2 hul-gal2-ra he2-en-ne-szi-gal2-le
4. ezem-ma#-ka dam na-an-du3-du3-e
5. [x x] hun#-ga2-am3 bar-ra hun-ga2-am3
6. [ku3]-am3# za hun-ga2-am3 za hun-ga2-am3
7. [...]-ug3?-ga2-am3
8. [...]-an#-da?-sa2
9. [... na]-an#-ni-sa10-sa10
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 031
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, N 3433
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3433
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, N 3708
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3708
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
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1'. [...] na na-mu-un-de5-de5#
2'. [...] szuruppak{ki} dumu ubur-tu-tu-[x]
3. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na [na] mu-un-de5-de5#
4. [x] dumu-mu na ge-de5 na-de5#-[...]
5. zi#-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga#-[...] gizzal# [...]
6. [na]-de5-[...] szu nam-bi2-ib2-bar-re
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, N 3757; Kramer FTS, p.138 fig.62;
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3757
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1'. [...]
2'. [{d}] ezina2#-ra# [...]
3'. kir11 asz2 nam-[...]
4'. {gesz}mi-si-sahar#-ra# [...] dumu-nita in#-[...]
5'. dam nam-mu-kar-re gu3 KA# [...]
6'. ki dam kar nam-silig gum-ga2-[x]
7'. a giri3 a gu2 nigin2-na ga-am3-ma#-[...]
8'. lu2 gu-la a2 disz-e ga-na#-[...]
9'. galam-ma na-an-ug5-ge-en# [...]
10'. [...]-a-gim {d}nanna#-[...]
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1'. [...] la [...] u2 de5-ge# [...]
2'. kadra inim#-[...]
3'. e2-gal#-[...]
4'. kadra# [...] mul#-[...]
5'. na-de5 szuruppak dumu# [...]
6'. szuruppak# dumu# [...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 034
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, N 3774
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3774
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1'. [...]-zu# e2-zu-sze3 im#-[...]
2'. [...] ama5-ni-sze3 im-[...]
3'. [...]-zu#-ni di na-an-ne-[...]
4'. [x]-ta# e3 sza3-zu na-an-[...]
5'. [...]-dam ki kal-kal-la-[x]
6'. [...] im-da-lu-[...]
7'. [...] zi# [...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 035
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. XI
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0917,397
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z61wx
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1'. [...]-ta#-bala#-[...]
2'. [...] egir#?-zu-sza-[...]
3'. [...] nam#-silig gu2-ga2-[...]
4'. [...]-e-ur11 uru4{ru} zi bulug-ga-am3
5'. [...]-du3 a-ug3-e sza-ra-eb-hul#-[...]
6'. [...]-bi2#-ib-la2-e KESZ2-da gal2-la-am3
7'. [...]-tum3 lu2-be sze-ba-e-dab5-be2
8'. [...]-mu-e-x-x
9'. [...] du8# na-an-ak uru2-bi sza-[...]
10'. [...] nam-bi2-DU-[...]
11'. [x]-de3# ki#-inim-bi x [...]
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1'. [...]-ra#-si-ga
2'. [...]-ra#? nam-mu-dagal?-NE
3'. [...] ni2#-zu nam-mu-usz2-e
4'. [...] mi-si-sahar-ra nam-[...]
5'. [...]-dab5# sag na-nam#
6'. [...] nam-mu#-[...]-bi2#-bar-[re]
7'. [...] nam-mu# [...]
8'. [...] nam#-[...]
9'. [...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 036
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 027, pl. XIII-XIV
CollectionOriental Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Museum no.OIM A30246
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0460
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
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1'. [...]-tuku# ere-a-ni-sze3# [...]
2'. la-ba-e-da-hi-li la#-[...]
3'. [x] dumu#-mu di {d}utu-[...]
4'. dili-du3-zu-ne kaskal na-[...]
5'. lu2-zu-a-zu sag-szu-U4-ba x-[...]
6'. mu mu-a se3-ga sag-du lu2-[...]
7'. kur-ra kur na-an-na-dub-be2
8'. nam-tar pesz10 dur5-ra-am3
9'. lu2-da giri3-ni im-ma-da-an-ze2-[er]

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1. szesz-gal a-a na-nam nin9 gal ama na-[x]
2. szesz-gal-zu-ur2 gizzal he2-em-[...]
3. nin9 gal ama-zu-gim szu he2-en-NE-[x]
4. za-e igi-zu-ta kin na-an-ak-[x]
5. ka-zu-ta nig2-nam nu-lu#-lu#-[x]
6. ga2-la dag#-ge e2 dur2-[...]
7. [...] lu2 kur-ra bi2-in#-[...]
8. [...]-e lu2 [...]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 037
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. XII
CollectionNational Museum of Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq
Museum no.IM 058539
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0537
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
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1. [...]-e
2. [...] ba-gub
3. [...] x tar-re KU
4. [...] szi-me-da-ba-e
5. [...]-gu7-e
6. [...]-til-en
7. [...]-da-dag-ge
8. [...]-gu7 e2-gal-la ba-gub
9. [...] e2-zu-sze3 im-me
10. [...] ama5-ni-sze3 im-me
11. [...] di na-an-ne#
12. [...]-zu na-an#-gu7#-e
13. [...] ki kal-kal#-la-am3

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1. [...]-ab-zalag-ge
2. [...]-gal2#-la-am3
3. [...]-ge# im-szed4#-e
4. [...]-da# gizzal kalam-ma-ke4
5. [...]-ra# na sze3-mu-ni-in-de5
6. [...] ubur#-tu-tu-ke4
7. [...]-ra na sze-mu-ni-in-de5
8. [...] szuruppak#{ki} dumu-ni-ra [na sze3]-mu-un-ni-in-de5
9. [...]-tu-tu-ke4
10. [...]-ra na sze3-mu-ni-in-de5
11. [...]-zu-szi-im-ra


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 038
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 026, pl. XIII-XIV
CollectionOriental Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Museum no.OIM A30293
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0722
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
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1. [...] zi szi#-[...]
2. [x]-buru14-sze3 u4 kal-[...]
3. [x]-gim de5-ga-ab egi#-[...]
4. dumu#-mu geme2#-gim ri egi-[...]
5. asz2 du11#-[du11]-ge# bar szi-[...]
6. igi-tum3 [x] sag# gesz im-ra-ra#
7. gu3 mur-re# lu2-lul-e tug2 szi-[...]
8. asz2 di nig2-erim2-e na-de5 sze3-il2#-[x]
9. inim-diri u3-bu-bu-ul-la-am3 u2 lipisz-gig-ga-am3
10. mu [x x]-gun3-da ga-mu-e-da-ab-[...]
11. inim szed3#-da-mu he2-gal2-la-am3#
12. a-[ra]-zu# a-szed4#-da# sza3-ge im-szed4#-e
13. asz2 di? na-ga2 x-da gizzal kalam-ma-ke4
14. szuruppak-e dumu-ni-ra na-mu-un-de5-de5
15. szuruppak dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
16. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na mu-un-de5-[de5]

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1. [x x]-ma-sze3 szuruppak-e dumu-ni-ra# na na-mu-un-de5-[de5]
2. dumu-mu na ga-de5 na-de5-mu he2-dab5
3. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
4. dumu egar-ra-[...] nam-mu-ra-ra-an e-pa5#-zu sze3-im-ra
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 039
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Shuruppak (1974) 027, pl. XI
CollectionOriental Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Museum no.OIM A30265
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0543
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20130803 firth
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UCLA Library ARK21198/z1c54qf2
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Mesopotamia 03, 139
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 4148
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001vhrf4
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1'. [...]
2'. [...] szu na-an-du3-du3#-[x]
3'-4'. [x]-ga-la2 ama5-a-ke4 lugal-bi-ir [...]-ke4# lugal-bi x [...]
5'. ama-zu inim diri nam-ba-na-ab#-[...]
6'. inim ama-za inim dingir-za ka-sze3 nam#-[...]
7'. ama# {d}utu-am3# lu2 mu-un#-[...]
8'. ab#-ba dingir-am3# [x] mu-[...]

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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 041
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 2 (1976) 055, Ni 09793; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09793
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061106 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wshcq
Composite no.Q000782
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1. lu2-lul lu2-bar-ra bi2-in-tum2
2. [x]-e lu2 kur#-ta im-ma-da-ra-an-e11-de3
3. [...]-ra lugal-bi-ir amar# szi-in-ga-an-u3#-tu#
4. [...] im#-du7-du7
5. [...]-gal2
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1'. [...]-ra?
2'. [...]-ra#? [i3]-ra#-ra
3'. [...] dumu-ni-ra x mu-ni-ib-gu7-e
4'. [...]-ak gi4-gi4-gi4-da
5'. [x]-bala# zu2-ur5-ra szu-na na-mu-un-gal2
6'. [x] e2-a i-ni-in-ku4-ku4-ku4


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 042
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 2 (1976) 116, Ni 04001; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 04001
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061106 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
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2. szuruppak#{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na na#-[...]
3. szuruppak#{ki} dumu ubur-tu-tu-[x]
4. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na sze3-mu#-[un]-ni-in-de5-[de5]
5. [x]-kam-ma-sze3 szuruppak{ki}-e dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
6. szuruppak#{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
7. [...]-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-[...]
8. [...] ga#-de5 na#-[...]
9. [...]


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Secondary publication(s)Kramer, Samuel N., Çig, Muazzez & Kizilyay, Hatice, ISET 2 (1976) 116, Ni 09612; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09612
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1. {d}utu [...]
2. szuruppak{ki} dumu# [...]
3. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubur-tu-tu-[x]
4. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na [na]-mu-un-ni-in-de5#-[de5]
5. min-kam-ma-sze3 szuruppak{ki} [...]

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1. [...]-gub
2. [...]-re# ba-KU-KU
3. [...] szi#-me-da-ba-e
4. [...]-me-da-gu7-e
5. [...]-da#-til-e
6. [...]-dag#-ge
7. [...]-gub


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Secondary publication(s)Gurney, Oliver R. & Kramer, Samuel N., OECT 05 (1976) 33; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionAshmolean Museum, Oxford, UK
Museum no.Ashm 1932-0156b
Accession no.
ProvenienceKish (mod. Tell Ingharra)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wnqq0
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1'. geme2-zu-ur2# [...]
2'. asz2 a2 zi na-ab-[...]
3'. a szu nu-gid2-de3 na-an-e3-de3 a2 sza3#-[...]
4'. mah-bi nig2 x ba-an-szub-be2 nig2-e ba#?-[...]
5'. ur5-tuku na-an-bad-e lu2-ba sza-ba-[...]
6'. sun7-na-da [...]-ga2#
7'. gi4-in-na du-de3 x [...]-de3
8'. ere lu2#-ka# [...] na#-ab-ta-bala-e-de3
9'. igi du#-[...] x szi-x-x-[...]-e-ne
10'. gi#-[...] nam-ba-du8-e
11'. [...] su3#-ga szi-me-szi-ib2-e-ne
12'. [x] nam#-mu-un-gu7-e LU2 bi2-ur3-ur3-re
13'. [x]-mu nam-silig nam-mu-ke4 lu2 ki na-us2-sa
14'. dumu lu2-ra lu2-ra asz2-zu na-an-e3 gis-sal-sze3 bi2-zu-zu
15'. usu-tuku na-an-usz2-e bad3-szul na-an-gul-e
16'. gurusz e na-an-usz2-e erin2#-sze3? na-gur-en
17'. lu2 eme sig-ga-ke4 igi bala-gin7 szi-sir5-sir5
18'. igi-a nam-bi-du-de3 sza3 ab-kur2-kur2
19'. lu2-lul-la-ge2 e2-kasz-kam KA nam-tar-tar-re
20'. ki nam-nita-ke4 um-ma-ta szu# nam-ku4-ku4-de3
21'. ur-sag dili na-nam dili-du3 nu szar2-ra
22'. {d#}utu# dili na-nam dili-ni lu2 nu-szar2-ra

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1'. [...]-ra#-gu7 e2-gal-la# [...]
2'. [...]-zu# e2-zu-sze3 im#-[...]
3'. dumu-munus-mu ama5-zu-sze3 im-me
4'. kasz nag-a-zu-ne di na-an-e3
5'. e2-ta sza3-zu na-an-KA-e#
6'. an su3-da ki kal-kal-la
7'. an#-da x x-da-lu-lu-un
8'. kur-kur-re zi szi-in-da-pa-an-pa-an
9'. u4 buru14-sze3 u4 kal-kal-la-sze3
10'. geme2-gim KU-ga-ab egi-gin7 gu7-a
11'. dumu-mu geme2-gim ESZ2-ga-ab egi-gim KA-a ur5 in-an#-na#-me-en
12'. asz2 tuku5(TAG)-tuku5(TAG)-ge bar szi-in-dar
13'. igi-tum3-la2 sag gesz ib2-ra-ra
14'. gu3 mur-ra lu2-lul-la tug2 bir7-bir7-ra
15'. asz2 di nig2-erim2-e na-de5 sze3-il2-il2
16'. inim diri u3#-bu#-bu#-ul# u2-lipisz-gig-KA-a
17'. mu gun3#-gun3#-de3 ga-mu-ra-ab-za-az-ge
18'. inim szed3-de3-mu he2-gal2#-la#-am3#
19'. a-ra-zu a szed4# sza3#-ge# [...]
20'. asz2? di? na-ga2?-DU du11-[...]
21'. szuruppak DU dumu-ni-ra# [...]
22'. szuruppak# [...]
23'. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra# [...]

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1. esz-kam-ma-sze3 szuruppak{ki} dumu-[...]
2. dumu-mu na-de5-ga#? na [...]
3. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal [...]
4. na-de5-ga-mu szu bi2-bar-[...]
5. inim du11-ga-mu na-ab-ta-bala-e-[x]
6. na-de5 ab-ba nig2 kal-la-am3 x [x] x
7. dumu egar-ra nig2 nam-mu-ra-ra e-pa5 sze3-im#-x
8. sza3 im na-sa10-sa10 ka u4-sar-ra#-[x]
9. |AMA.A.TU| na-ab-sa10-sa10-an u4-lipisz gig#
10. dumu-gi7 na-ab-sa10-sa10 za3 gar-re us2-sa-[x]
11. geme2 e2-gal-la na-ab-sa10-sa10 giri3 dur2-bi-sze3 gal2#-gal2#-[la]-am3#
12. sag#-kur#-ra kur-bi2 im-ta-a-x-[x]
13. [...]-ta# u3-mu-[...]
14. [...] {d}utu# e3#-a#?-asz#?
15. a hu-[...] x igi-zu-sze3 he2-x-in-du
16. e2 nu-tuku# e2-a-ni-sze3 la-ba-du
17. ere nu-tuku# ere#-ni-sze3 la-ba-du
18. {gesz}ig kur# [...] szu# ba-an-da-us2-sa
19. U4# [x x]-sze3# la-ba-an-da-ku4-ku4
20. [...]-hi-li la-ba-e-da-sun7-na
21. [...] ki# {d}utu-e3-a
22. [...] kaskal#?-sze3 na-an-ni-du
23. [...]-x-x-ak-ke4
24. [...]-x
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1. [...]-la# gu2-tar# im#-la2
2. dumu-mu lu2-lul-la za3-si mu-un-sa6-sa6
3. munus bar-szu-gal2-la [x] dur2-bi-sze3 mu-un-du8
4. [x] kurun# na#-an-na-ak-ak# [x] im-su-su-su
5. [...] x lu2 [...]
6. [...] mi-ni-ib-dal-dal
7. [...] inim# [i3]-szid-e
8. [...]-ra# ga mu-[ni]-ib2#-gu7-e
9. x [...] KA-x [...]-gi4#
10. bala x ur5-ra szu bi2-gal2
11. e2-e2-a i-in-ku4-[ku4]-ku4
12. e-sir2 e-sir2-ra gu2 mu-un-gi#-gi-de3
13. da# ur3#?-ra im-me im-me e3-e3
14. bad3-si bad3-si-a igi mu-szi-x-il2-il2?-e
15. ki du14-de3 gal2-la-sze3 zi im-x-[...]-RI
16. ki mu-szub#-ba a2-za [x x] x im-[x]
17. zi x-ge4-esz mu-un-ne?-pa3 im-mi-ni-du11
18. [x x]-ke4 x? sza3-hul-gig du12#-du12#
19. [...] x lum-lamx(LUM) mi-ni-ib-za
20. [...] a x x in-TAR
21. [...] x x [...]-tum3
22. [...]-na2
23. [...]-DU
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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 65, 3N-T904,152; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0904,152
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz00204ttw
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1'. dam# [...]
2'. lu2 hun-[...]
3'. {kusz}lu-ub2 [...]
4'. {kusz}lu-ub2 szi#-[...]
5'. ga2-la szi-me#-[...]
6'. ga-ba-ra-gu7# [...]
7'. dumu-nita-zu [...]
8'. dumu-munus-zu [...]
9'. kasz# nag#-[...]

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1. szuruppak[{ki} ...]
2. szuruppak{ki} [...]
3. zi-u4-su3-[...]
4. min-kam-ma-sze3 [...]
5. [...]
6. [...]
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 64, 3N-T904,162; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0904,162
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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UCLA Library ARK21198/zz00204v41
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1'. dumu-mu lu2-[...]
2'. munus bar-szu-gal2 [...]
3'. KASZ kurun2 nag-nag-[...]
4'. munus-szu-ha {gesz}kun5# [...]
5'. e2-a nim-gim# [...]
6'. eme3# [...]
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2'. nig2 x [...]
3'. U4 x [...]
4'. ur? x [...]
5'. {kusz}lu-ub2-[...]
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 65, 3N-T905,186; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0905,186
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 85, 3N-T906,237; Peterson UF 42, 535f, 38
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0906,237
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
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UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z39vx
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 66, 3N-T906,255; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0906,255
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z44j9
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1'. [...]-sun7#-e
2'. [...]-asz
3'. [...]-du#-un
4'. [...]-ak#-e
5'. [...] lu2-ra [...]-x-e
6'. [...]-dub#-be2
7'. [...]-am3
8'. [...]-an#-ze2-er
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1'. hul#-[...]
2'. an-[...]
3'. sza3 ki#-[...]
4'. sza3 hul# [...]
5'. nir-gal2-[...]
6'. nir-gal2-[...]
7'. a2-tuku# [...]
8'. dumu-mu# [...]
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 66, 3N-T907,264
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0907,264
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001x16s4
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2. [...]-e kusz#-ni sze-ba-du3-en
3. [x]-du11 ka su-ga sza-ba-ni-gal2
4. [...]-e ni sze-ba-du3-en
5. [...] sza#-[...]
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 86, 3N-T907,282; Alster RA 076, 191
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0907,282
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1'. kaskal nu-[zu ...]
2'. dingir kur-ra [...]
3'. e2 lu2 [...]
4'. ki-zu-a [...]
5'. sipa x [...]
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 64, 3N-T916,335
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0916,335
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1'. [...] lu2 x [...]
2'. [...] na-ab#-sa10-sa10
3'. [...]-da im#-[...]
4'. [...]-tar im-la2
5'. [...] sze-si mu-un-sa6-[x]
6'. [...] e2 dur2-bi-sze3 mu-un-[x]
7'. [...] buru14# im-su#-su#
8'. [...] TUR-ESZ2 [...] da# nu-sa2
9'. [...]-ni-ib-dal-dal-e
10'. [...] inim# i3-szid-e
11'. [...]-ni#-ra ga mu-[...]
12'. [...] gi4#-gi4#-[x]
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 66, 3N-T917,367; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0917,367
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 66, 3N-T917,371; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0917,371
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
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ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1. [...]-szer2#-re-de3 giri17 szu am3-[...]
2. [...] giri17 szu am3-[...]
3. [...]-tuku# nam szi-ib-tar-[...]
4. [...] lu2 ur2-sze3 mu#-[...]
5. [...]-nam# [...]
6. [...]
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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 65, 3N-T917,379; Alster, Shuruppak 026
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0917,379
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z8sm9
Composite no.Q000782
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1. szuruppak#{ki} dumu [...]
2. zi-u4-su3-ra [...]
3. dumu-mu na-de5 ga x [...]
4. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim [...]
5. na-de5-ga-mu szu [...]
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1'. na-[an]-szer3#-szer3-re-de3# [...]
2'. ga-ti-la giri17 szu am3-[...]
3'. sag-du nu-tuku nam szi-im-[...]
4'. tesz2 nu-zu lu2 ur2-sze3 mu#-[...]
5'. ga2-e na-nam u6-e [...]


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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 66, 3N-T917,382
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0917,382
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z61c5
Composite no.Q000782
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1. [...]-kal-la
2. [...]-lu-lu-un
3. [...]-im#-da#-pa#-an-mul
4. [...] u4 buru14-sze3
5. [...]-ga#-ab egi-gim gu7-a
6. [...] ri egi-gim gu7-a [...]-nam-ma-am3

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1. [...]-dar
2. [...]-ra
3. [...]-bir7-re
4. [...]-il2
5. [...] u2#-lipisz gig-ga
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 65, 3N-T917,398; Alster, Shuruppak 027
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0917,398
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z61xf
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
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1. [...] nig2# nam-mu-ra-ra-an#
2. [...]-sa10 ka u4{u3}-sar#-[...]
3. [...]-sa10-|A.AN| u2-lipisz gig#-[...]
4. [...] za3# e2-gar8-e us2-[...]
5. [...]-sa10-A-[AN] e2# gal2-gal2-[...]
6. [...]-ta-a-e11
7. [...]-mu-e-[x]
8. [...]-e3#-a-[x]
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1'. [...] x-an-[...]
2'. [...] szu#? an-ga-[x]
3'. [...] szu nu-bar-[x]
4'. [...] nu-di-ni-bar
5'. [...] sza3#-ge nu-tak4-[tak4]


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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 64, 3N-T918,422; Alster, Mesopotamia 03, 139
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0918,422
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz00206zjk
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P356478

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1'. [x] {d}utu-am3# [...]
2'. ab-ba dingir-ra [...]
3'. ab-ba dingir-am3
4'. na-de5 ab-ba-sze3 gizzal# [...]
5'. e2 ere bar-ra-ke4 ere# [...]
6'. dumu-mu GAN2 e dur2-bi-sze3 gal2#-[x]
7'. al-dur5 kur6-ra-am3 al-UD kur6#-[...]

reverse
1. nig2 u2-gu de2-a nig2-me-gar-x la2 [...]
2. gin2#-dilmun{ki}-na-sa10-sze3 il2#-[...]
3. ur nu-zu hul-am3 lu2 nu-zu# [...]
4. kaskal nu-zu gaba kur-ra#-[ka]
5. e2 lu2-gin7 nu-du3 ere lu2-[gim nu-du3]
6. x x-a lu2-ka lu2 sza-ba-[ra-an-e3-de3]
7. [x x] x u2# [x x] gi4# [x]
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Heimerdinger, Jane W., SLFN (1979) 64, 3N-T919,485
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0919,485
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001zxf58
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P356536

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1'. [...]
2'. [...]-an-[...]
3'. [...] dur5-[...]
4'. [...] giri3#-ni im-ma-[...]
5'. [...] na#-nam nin9-gal [...]
6'. [...] gizzal [...]

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1. [...]-gim# szu he2-en#-[...]
2. [...] kin na-an-[...]
3. [...] nig2#-nam nu-lu-[...]
4. [...] e2 dur2-bi mu#-[...]
5. [...]-ra bi2-in#-[...]
6. [...]-ra bi2-in#-[...]
7. [...]-ma-da-[...]
8. [...] amar szi-[...]
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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Civil, Miguel, JNES 43 (1984) 288; Molina, Manuel, Böck, B., AuOr 15, 1997, p. 33, 41
CollectionMontserrat Museum, Barcelona, Spain
Museum no.MM 0477 + MM 0864
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20121121 cdliadmin_molina_márquez-rowe
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz002fn0nt
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0646; Alster, Shuruppak Ur5
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U —
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas; Peterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wzm7b
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P346683

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1'. [...]-ga# szu# [...]-x-[...]
en: Evil does not forget the heart (either)
2'. [...] ki-x-am3 sza3-ga nu#-da13-da13#!
en: Goodness is a fertile spot, it cannot be abandoned in the heart
3'. [...] nig2#-gur11-ra HAR-HAR la-ba-gu7!?
en: Evil consumes property (like) fodder/debt(?)
4'. [...] i7-da ma2 he2-da-BAD
en: May the boat be far away from/block/die along with(?) the evildoer in the river(?)
5'. [...]-na# {kusz}ummu3 he2-em-dar-dar
en: The waterskin should split apart in the desert
6'. [...] ag2# nig2 e2 du3-du3-e
en: A loving heart is something that builds a house
7'. [...] nig2#!? e2 gul-gul-e
en: A hating heart is something that destroys a house

reverse
1. [...]-du8#-du8 gaba-gal2 me nam-nun-na-ra#?
en: To the authoritative one, possessor of riches, forcefulness(?), and the “rites” of princeliness
2. [...] gu2# he2-bi2-ni-gar?
en: One should submit to the authoritative
3. [...] ni2#-zu he2-ni-ne-la2
en: You should attach yourself to(?) the powerful
4. [...] hul#-ur2 he2-en-szi-gal2
en: My son, one should be against(?) the evildoer
5. [...]-ka# dam na-ba-du12-du12
en: One should not marry in “that of a festival”
6. [...] bar#-ra hun!-ga2-am3
en: Inside ... is rented, outside ... is rented
7. [...] x x x hun-ga2-am3
en: The ... is rented, the ... is rented
8. [...] za#-gin3 hun!-ga2-am3
en: The silver is rented, the lapis is rented
9. [...] x mu-un-da-sa2-a
en: ... is one that(?) compares with ...
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 062
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0647; Alster, Shuruppak Ur4
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U —
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas; Peterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wzm8v
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P346684

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1'. [...]-de5
en: (The resident of?) Šuruppak was instructing his son
2'. [...]-tu#-tu#-ke4
en: (The resident of?) Šuruppak, the son of Ubartutu
3'. [...]-an#-de5-de5
en: Was instructing his son Ziusudra
4'. [...] x x x [...] x-x-gu10 na#-dab5
en: My son, I shall instruct, may (!?) my instruction be seized
5'. na# de5-ga#?-[...] x x szu# nam-bi2#?-ib2-bar-re
en: One should not forget my instruction
6'. inim# du11#-[...] x-x-x-bala#-e#
en: One should not transgress (my) spoken word
7'. na de5# [...] gu2#?-zu he2#-em#-szi-ak
en: The advice of an elder is something precious, one should pay attention to it
8'. dumu engar# x [...]-ra# e pa5-zu im-ma#-ra
en: One should not pelt the son of a farmer, your dikes and ditches will have been beaten (as a result)(?)
9'. [...] x [...] x [...]-x u3-sar-ra-ka
en: One should not buy a prostitute, she is one of sharp teeth/a bushy(?) mouth(?)
10'. [...]-TU [...]-x u2 lipisz gig-ga-am3
en: One should not buy a house-born slave, he is a plant/food that afflicts the innards
11'. [...]-gir15# [...]-x za3 e2-gar8#!?-e in-us2#
en: One should not buy a corvee laborer, he leans upon the edge of the wall
12'. [...] dur2#-bi-sze3 e2 gal2-gal2-la-am3
en: One should not buy a female worker of the palace, she is one who constantly put a house to the bottom of the path/order(?)
13'. [...]-e11
en: After one has brought a slave of the mountain down from the mountain
14'. [...]-an#-de6
en: After one has brought a man from his unknown location
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1'. [...] a#-a na#-nam [...]
en: The older brother should be a father, the older sister should be a mother
2'. [...]-zu#-sze3 gizzal# [...]
en: You should pay attention to your older brother
3'. [...] gal# ama-zu-sze3 gu2 he2-em-szi-[...]
en: You should heed an older sister you mother
4'. za#-e igi-zu-ta kin2#!? na-an-[...]
en: You should not work(?) using your eyes
5'. ka-zu-ta nig2 nam-mu-un-lu#-lu
en: You should not proliferate things using your mouth
6'. ga2#-la nu-dag-ge e2 dur2#-[...]-un-de6
en: The one who is not(!) unceasing (in action)(!?) brought the house towards the bottom(?)
7'. ninda-e lu2 kur-ra bi2-in#?-e11#-de3
en: Food(?) brings down a “man of the mountain/netherworld(?)”
8'. lul#-e lu2 bar-ra bi-in#-tum2#-mu
en: Lying brings the foreigner/stranger
9'. [...]-e# lu2 kur-ra im-ma-ta#?-ab-e11-de3
en: Food(?) brings down a person from the mountain
10'. [...]-re lugal-bi-ir# amar#? szi-in-ga-u3-tu
en: The small flood(?) also gives birth to a calf/young for its master
11'. [...]-e# [...] du3#-a szi-hur-re
en: The great flood(?) designs(?) constructed houses
12'. [...]-du7-du7
en: ... has optimized his power/equipped himself(?)
13'. [...]-x gig-sze3 im-gar
en: The very rich man has set the poor man towards sickness(?)
14'. [...] a2#? szu im-du7-du7
en: The married man has optimized his power/equipped himself(?)
15'. [...] sze-er-tab-ba-asz mu-un-nu2
en: The unmarried man has laid down towards/in the manner of(?) the fence
16'. [...] e2 sza-ba-ra-an-gul#?-e
en: The one who is to destroy a house can(!?) (only) destroy a house
17'. [...] lu2 sza-ra-an-zi#-zi#
en: The one who is to muster a man can(!?) (only) muster a man
18'. [...] lu2 ba-an-dab5#-ba
en: A man who seizes the tail of a great ox
19'. [...] x ba-da#?-[...]-bala-e
en: Therefore cannot(!?) cross a river
20'. [...]-re
en: ...
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0648
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U 07827y
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas; Peterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wzm9c
Composite no.Q000782
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1'. inim du11-ga [...] na-ab-te-bala#-[...]-x
en: Do not transgress (my) spoken word
2'. na de5 ad-da# kal#?-la-am3#
en: The advice of a father is precious
3'. gu2-zu he2-em-szi-gal2
en: You should orient your neck towards it (i.e., respect it)
4'. dur3 gu3 di# na-ab-sa10-sa10-an
en: Do not buy a braying donkey
5'. erin2!?-ba sza-ra-si-il-le#
en: It will split apart the workforce(!?)
6'. GAN2!? kaskal# na-bi-ga2-ga2-an nam-silig gum-am3
en: Do not put down a field (on) a road, there will be crushing/growling(?) force
7'. a-sza3 ka-giri3-ka na-bi-uru4-en za3-e bulugx(BAL) gu7#?-a#
en: Do not sow/cultivate a field in a path, the boundary stake(s)(!?) will be consumed at the border(!?)
8'. GAN2!?-zu-am3 pu2 na-ni-[...] ug3-e szi-ri-ib!-hul#
en: Do not construct a well/cistern in(!) your field, the people will(?) destroy it for you
9'. e2# sila#-dagal#-la#!? na#-[...]
en: Do not attach a house(?) to the broad street/town square, there is “binding” (there)
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1'. ul#-[...]
en: The thief is indeed a pirig monster, (but) after he is caught, he is indeed a slave
2'. dumu-gu10# [...] na-an#-[...]
en: My son, one should not rob
3'. ni2#-zu# du5# [...] na-ga-bar#-[...]
en: Do not “hew” yourself(?)
4'. gesz nimgir#-[...] ni2#? [...]
en: Do not sexually penetrate(?) the bridegroom, do not ... yourself
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1'. [...] ki NIG2 nag x [...]
en: ...
2'. LUM-LUM he2-ni#-[...]
en: ...
3'. e gu2? du3 la2-e#? [...] in szu x x [...]
en: ...
4'. nig2#-UD-NE# nig2-UD#?-[...] mu#?-na#?-ab-[...]
en: ...
5'. u4 2(disz@t) x [...] x x [...] x
en: 2/20(?) days ...
6'. ur x x geme2#?-gin7 x [...] IM DU# sza3#? x-e sza3#?-gal ba#?-ni-in-lal
en: ... like a female worker ..., ... diminished(?) sustenance
7'. tur5-ra du10-ga#? x x x
en: The sick one made better (i.e., healed?) ...
8'. nam-gig#? x AN x [...]
en: ...
9'. du14 nam-mu2#?-[...] SAL? IM x [...]
en: Do not quarrel ...
10'. x x [...]
en: ...
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1'. ab#-ba# [...] zi#-[...]
en: An elder is a god, his word is true
2'. na de5# ab-ba-[...]-x-TUG2-x he2-em-szi#-gal2
en: You should pay attention to the instruction of an elder
3'. e2# iri# bar#-ra iri sza3-ga szi-du3#-du3-e
en: The house(s) of the suburbs continually builds the inner city
4'. dumu-gu10 GAN2? tur3-sze3# gal2-am3#
en: My son, the field(?) is situated towards the cattle pen/the bottom(?)
5'. al-<duru5> szukur2-am3# al-duru5-x
en: (If) wet, it is a ration, if dry(!?) <it is a ration>
6'. nig2# x-x-x nig2-me-gar-ra
en: Something lost(?) is (stunned) silence(?)
7'. GIN2#? dilmun#?-na sa10-sze3 si!?-ga#
en: The shekel/copper axe(?) of Dilmun is put for sale(?)
8'. ki nu#?-zu#? husz#?-am3 UR nu#-zu# UR-am3
en: An unknown place is furious(?), an unknown dog/a lack of shame(?) is evil(!?)
9'. [...] nu-zu! gaba kur-ra-ka
en: On an unknown road (on) the edge/base(?) of the mountain
10'. [...] kur-ra lu2 gu7-gu7-me-esz
en: The gods of the mountains are man eaters
11'. [...]-gin7#? nu-du3 [...]-du3#
en: They do not build houses like man, they do not build cities like man
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Peterson, Jeremiah, UF 42 (2010) 535f, 43
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 4770 + N 6641
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001vc8sr
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Peterson, Jeremiah, UF 42 (2010) 535f, 44
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 7301
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz0020r4xv
Composite no.Q000782
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 066
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Peterson, Jeremiah, UF 42 (2010) 535f, 40 (unn. frg.)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.Penn —
Accession no.
Provenience
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20140311 firth
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
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Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.CBS 10320
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050425 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
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1. [...] u4 su3-ra2 re#-[...]
2. [...]-a ge6 bad-ra2 [...]
3. [...] mu su3-ra2# [...]
4. [...] tuku# inim#? [...]
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1'. [x] kadra# [...]
2'. [...] szuruppak#{ki} dumu ubara-tu#-[...]
3'. [x x]-szud# dumu-ni-ra# [...]
4'. dub# gal-gal-e szu du7-a#
5'. [x x] x za3-mi2 [x]


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 068
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 1833
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian ?
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz0020ppvn
Composite no.Q000782
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CDLI no.P276950

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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 069
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3260
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001tz7jv
Composite no.Q000782
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1. [...] kur#-ra bi2-in-e11-de3
2. [...] lu2 bar-ra bi2-in-tum2-mu
3. [...]-ta# im-ma-da-ra-an-e11-de3
4. [...]-bi-ir# amar szi-in-na-u3-tu
5. [...] e2# du3-a szi-hur-re
6. [...] a2 szu im-du7-du7
7. [...] lu2 nig2 nu-tuku gig-sze3 i3-gal2
8. [...] a2 szu im-du7-du7
9. [...]-sze#-er-tab-ba mu-un-na2
10. [...]-de3# e2 sza-ba-da-na2-e
11. [...]-de3# lu2 sza-ba-da-zi-zi-i
12. [...] gu2-bi lu2 a-ba-an-dab5
13. [...]-da# ba-ra-bala-e
14. [...]-ka# za3-zu ba-e-zal-ta
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beginning broken
1'. [...]-e
2'. [...] gi4#-gi4#-da
3'. [...] na-mu-un-gal2
4'. [...]-ni#-in-ku4-ku4-ku4
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 070
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3643
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wfc98
Composite no.Q000782
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1. dumu-mu GAN2 e# [...]
2. al-dur5 kur6#-[...]
3. nig2 u2-gu de2-[...]
4. uruda?-gin2-dilmun-[...]
5. ur nu-zu hul#-[...]
6. [x] nu#-zu# [...]
7. dingir kur-ra lu2 gu7-[gu7-u3-me-esz]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 071
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 3707
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001vht6g
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P278718

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1'. [...] ubur-tu-tu-ke4
2'. [...] de5-ga
3'. [...] gal#-gal-e szu du7-e
4'. [...] {d}nisaba za3-mi2
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 072
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 4329
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20051024 fitzgerald_upenn
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wfg23
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Seal no.
CDLI no.P279188

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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 073
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionNational Museum of Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq
Museum no.IM 058969
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.2N-T0534
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz00204w0f
Composite no.Q000782
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CDLI no.P356590

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1. ki dam kar-re nam-silig gum-ga2-am3
2. a giri3 a gu2 nigin2-na ga-am3-me-DU-x-de3-en
3. lu2 gu-la a2 disz-e ga-na-gam-me-e-de3-en
4. galam-ma na-an-x-ge-en dumu x su3#-ge# tu-da
5. en#-ra#? BAD?-a-gim {d}nanna ga# szu na-an-du3-du3-en
6. ummeda#-ga# x-a#-ke4# lugal#-bi#-ir nam# szi#-im#-mi#-ib#-tar-re
7. [ama]-zu#-ur2 inim# diri# nam#-ba-na-ab-be2-en
8. [...]-bi2-ib-dab2-be2-en
9. [...]-u3#-tu
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 074
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionNational Museum of Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq
Museum no.IM 058342
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0123
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001wn0b5
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1'. usz se3-ga# [...]
2'. kaskal ge6 na-du# [...]
3'. ansze-edin-na [...]
4'. geme2-zu-ur2 gesz3# [...]
5'. a szu nu-gid2-i na-an#-[...] a2 sza? [...]

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1. mah-bi nig2-gid2-i [x] nig2-x [...]
2. ur5 tuku na-an-bad-[x] [...]
3. x x x
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 075
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionNational Museum of Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq
Museum no.IM 058682
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.3N-T0756
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz0020243g
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P356824

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1'. [...]-e#?
2'. [...] inim#? i3-szid-e
3'. [...] kiszib3 i3-il2-il2
4'. [...] u2#-lal3 e-bu-re
5'. [...]-ub2-a-ni sa2 im-du
6'. [...] kusz#-ni sze3-ba-du-e
7'. [...]-ga# sza-ba-ni-ib-gar
8'. [...] kusz#-ni sze3-ba-du-e
9'. [...]-ta sza-ba-ra-an-tum2
10'. [...] u2-gu i3-ib-de2-e
11'. [...]-x u2-gu i3-ib-de2-e
12'. [...] giri17 szu am3-mi-in-gal2
13'. [...]-gub#

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1. [...]-KU#-KU
2. [...]-da-ba-e
3. [...]-la
4. [...]-dag-ge
5. [...]-gal#-la ba-gub
6. [...]-sze3# im-me
7. [...]-im#-me
8. [...]-ne
9. [...]-an#-gu7-e
10. [...]-kal-kal-la
11. [...]-pa-an-pa-[x]
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 076
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionOriental Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Museum no.OIM A33687
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.10N-T0021
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z8t31
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CDLI no.P356861

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1. sa6#-[...]
2. hul sza3-ga# [...]
3. sa6-ga ki# [...]
4. hul e2 nig2-[...]
5. hul-da i7-[...]
6. an-edin-na {kusz}[...]
7. sza3 ki-ag2 nig2# [...]
8. sza3 hul gi4 nig2# [...]
9. nir-gal2 nig2-tuku# [...]

reverse
1. [e]-sir2 [...]
2. a2 ur3-ra [...]
3. bad3-si bad3#-[...]
4. ki du14-de3-da#?-[...]
5. ki mu-szub#-[...]
6. KA ere [...]
7. bar-sud [...]
8. dumu#-mu# [...] [...]
9. ki#?-sa3#? [...]
10. x [...]

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1. a-ba i3-la2 a-gim szi-in-TAR


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 077
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)"ISET 3, 010, Ni 09558"
CollectionArkeoloji Müzeleri, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum no.Ist Ni 09558
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070127 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z629m
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1. x x x
2. dumu-mu [...]
3. zi-u4-su3-[...]
4. na-de5-ga [...]
5. inim du11-[...]
6. ANSZE [...]
7. gam!
8. a-[...]

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1. x x x
2. kaskal ge6 [...]
3. ansze-edin-na [...]
4. geme2-zu-ur2 [...]
5. asz2 a2 [...]
6. a szu nu [...]
7. mah-[...]


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 078
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Ebeling, KAR 027
CollectionVorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, Germany
Museum no.VAT 10150
Accession no.
ProvenienceAssur (mod. Qalat Sherqat)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20070129 cdliadmin_tinney
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001z8trv
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CDLI no.P357279

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Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionState Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
Museum no.GE 45334
Accession no.
Provenience
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20140209 firth
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/z1nw0q2b
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P464129

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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 080 ? & 000795, ex. 085 & 000826, ex. 002
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gordon, Edmund, SP (1959) 034, pl.11 W, N 5687; Falkowitz AfO 29/30, 034; Alster Proverbs Coll. 1, p.4; Peterson UF 42, 535f, 50
CollectionUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Museum no.N 5687
Accession no.
ProvenienceNippur (mod. Nuffar)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.02.06 Nothing is Precious (witness); ETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuru
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20030911 veldhuis_nippurlexical
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001rcj73
Composite no.Q000782 ? Q000795 Q000826
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 081
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Volk, Konrad, forthcoming
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 2817
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001sndpw
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P251864

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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 082
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Volk, Konrad, forthcoming
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 3400
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001tcwq0
Composite no.Q000782
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 083
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Wisdom of Ancient Sumer (2005) pls. nn
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 2040
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001srj5d
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P250812

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1. [...]
2. [...] e2? x
3. x-gig x [...]
4. [...]
5. [x] x ni2-zu he2-ga-ni?-la2?
6. [...]-gal2#-ra he2#-em# szi-gal2#-le#
7. ezem#-ma-ka dam na-x-x
8. sza3#-ga hun-ga2-am3
9. bar#?-ra hun#-ga2-am3
10. [x] ku3 hun#?-ga2-am3
11. [...] za#-gin3 hun-ga2-am3
12. [tug2?] hun-ga2-am3

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1. [...] lu2# ta mu#?-x-sa2
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 084
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Wisdom of Ancient Sumer (2005) pls. nn
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 2291
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001rs9jr
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
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1. [x x] KUR{ki}-ke4 ki#? x bur2-ra#
2. lu2#-tur-mu lu2 IGI [...] x KA gesz GAR dam# x x-un
3. zi TUR-bi zu sza2-bi-a kal#-bi KA KA num? da? bi
4. [x x] x KA# im? u4# ga2 me-en? [...] x x x IGI?-ga2 me-en

reverse
1. [dumu]-nita#-zu e2#-zu#-sze3# im#-me#
2. dumu?-munus-zu ama5#?-bi#-sze3 szi-im-me
3. GA?-zu?-e2-ta KA szu x AN
4. kasz nag-na-zu sza2# [...]
5. e2-ta e3 sza3-zu na#-gu7#-e
6. an su3-da-am3# ki# kal#-kal#-la-am3
7. an-da nig2 im-da-lu-lu-am3
8. [...] kur-kur-re zi im-[...]


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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 085
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Wisdom of Ancient Sumer (2005) pls. nn
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 2788
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001sh77z
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P251834

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1. u4 re-a u4 su3#-ra2 re-a
2. ge6 re-a ge6 bad#-ra2# re-a
3. mu re-a mu su3-ra2 re-a
4. u4-ba u2-KAM? inim zu-a kalam-ma? ti-la-am3
5. szuruppak{ki} gesztu2 u2-KAM? inim-zu-a kalam-ma ti-la-am3
6. szuruppak{ki} dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
7. szuruppak{ki} dumu ubara-tu-tu-ke4
8. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni#-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
9. dumu-mu na-de5-ge! na#-de5-mu# he2-dab5
10. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim gizzal he2-em-szi-ak
11. na-de5-ga-mu szu nam-bi2-bar-re-en
12. inim du11-ga-mu na-ab#-ta#-bala-e-de3
13. na-de5 ab-ba nig2 kal-la-a gu2-zu he2-em-szi-gal2
14. dur3 ur3# gu3-di-na-ab-sa10-sa10 erin2-zu sza-re-eb-si-il#?
15. GAN2 kaskal-la nam-ba-e-ga2-ga2 nam-silig gu2-ga2-am3
16. a-sza3 ka-giri3-ka nam-ba-e#?-ur3#?-ru a zu IGI? bulug NE
17. GAN2-zu-a pu2 na-an-du3 ug3#-e# [...] [...]-eb-hul?-x
18. e2 sila dagal-la-ta nam-bi2-ib#-la2#-e#-en# kesz2-da gal2#-la-am3
19. szu du8-a nu-un-tum3 lu2#-bi# sza#-[ba]-e-dab5-be2-en
20. za-e szu-du8-a nam-mu-ak-en
21. lu2-ra igi-du8-a na-an-ak-en uru2#-bi sza-ba-re-eb-su-su
22. ki du14-da-ka nam-ba-e-gub-bu-de3-en
23. du14-de3 lu2 ki-inim-ma nam-ma-sze3 na-an-ku4-ku4-un
24. du14-de3 ni2-zu a-na? nam?-mu#-ga2#-da-zu-zu-un
25. [x]-x nam-x x KA nam-ur3?-[ur3-re?]
26. [x] x e2-gal-ka bi2-in-gub-[x-x]
27. du14-ta bar-ta gub-gub-[x-x] i3#?-ni-ta#? sila kur2-ra nigin2-na-ma-an#-[x x]

reverse
1. nig2 nam-mu-zuh-zuh ni2-zu nu#?-usz-en#
2. e2 nam-mu-buru3-de3-en mi#?-x-si?-sahar al nam#-[me]
3. ni2-zu sag na#-nam ul-GAN? na-nam
4. dumu-mu sa# gaz# nam#-mu#-ak#-en ni2-zu x-x-x x-bar#-re-e
5. nita nimgir#?-si# na-an#-[...]-en
6. ki#-sikil# [...]
7. ka [...]-ga2-ga2
8. du14 nam-[...]-en
9. lul nam-[...]
10. ka# tar#? [...]
11. na-[...]
12. na-[...]
13. giri3 ur5#?-re# x ab x
14. egir-bi-sze3 x x-gim IGI x x [...]
15. u2 nu?-kin?-kin?-ga2#-sze3 udu-...
16. usz nu-se3-ga#-sze3
17. usz se3-ga kaskal [...] x-am3
18. kaskal# [...] am3#
19. ansze# [...]-ak-x


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CDLI Literary 000782, ex. 086
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 086
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Wisdom of Ancient Sumer (2005) pls. nn
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 3352
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001tj947
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P252293

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obverse
1. u4 re-a u4 su3-[bad]-ra re#-a#
2. ge6 re-a ge6 bad-ra2# re#-a#
3. mu re-a mu su3#-ra2# re#-[a]
4. u4-ba gesztu2#-[ga?]-kam#
5. inim-ma!-zu kalam-ma ti-la
6. SAHAR# szuruppak#{ki} gesztu2-kam
7. SAHAR szuruppak{ki} |A.AN|#-HAR-tu-tu-ke4
8. zi-u4-su3-ra2 dumu-ni-ra na na-mu-un-de5-de5
9. dumu-mu na ge-de5 na-de5 he2-dab5#
10. zi-u4-su3-ra2 inim ga-ra-ab-du11 gizzal he2-em-szi-a
11. na-de5-ga-mu szu nam-bi2-bar-re
12. <inim> du11-ga-mu na-ab#-ta-bala-e-de3#
13. na-de5 ad-da nig2#-[kal]-la#-am3 gu2-zu he2-em-szi-gal2 gu2-zi he2-me#-x-x
14. ANSZE# na#!-di# e na-ab-sa10-sa10-an#? erin2#-zu-sze a-ra-si-il

reverse
1. GAN2 [kaskal]-la# [nam]-bi2#-ga2#-ga2 nam-silig# [...]-ga2-am3
2. a-sza3 ka#-[giri3-ka nam-ba-e-ur3]-e# KA-a x [...]
3. GAN2-zu pu2# na-an-A#? [...]
4. AN# [x] ME# SI-e x
5. lu2-zuh#-a nig2-zuh a na-[...]
6. szu-zu mud#? na-bi2-ib2-sa2#?-[...]
7. giri3 ur5-re gu4 sza-ba-re-[...] udu sza-ba-ri-ib-TUG2-[...]
8. e2#? sila x BI#-[...]
9. kesz2 [...] x x [...]
10. [x] x-bi szu#? [...] x NE
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CDLI Literary 000782, ex. 087
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 087
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Alster, Bendt, Wisdom of Ancient Sumer (2005) pls. nn
CollectionSchøyen Collection, Oslo, Norway
Museum no.MS 3366
Accession no.
Provenienceuncertain (mod. uncertain)
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreLiterary
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20041215 schoeyen_catalogue
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001t9d8m
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P252307

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obverse
1. ga-ba-ra-gu7 x [...] ba#?-an#?-gub
2. dumu-nita-zu [...] szi#-im-me
3. dumu-munus-zu ama5-ni [...] szi#-im-me
4. kasz nag-a-zu#-ne# [...]-x-x-x
5. kasz nag-a-zu#-ne# [...]-x-x-x
6. an-da# [...]-lu
7. kur-kur-re [...]-an#-pa#?
8. u4 buru14-[...]
9. geme2#-gim# [x x]-ab# [...]
10. x x ur5# he2-[...]
11. asz2 [du11-du11?]-ge bar?-ra-dar [...]
12. igi#-tum3#-la2# sag# gesz# [...]
13. gu3# mur#-re#? lul-e tug2# [...]
14. x x x x x x na-de5 x
15. [x x] u3#-bu-bu-ul-x [...]
16. mu# gun3#-[gun3]-da ga#-mu#-[...]
17. inim# szed3#-da# mu# [...]
18. a-ra-zu [a]-x-DI#-de3 sza3#-[...]
19. asz2-HAR na-[x]-x x gizzal# [...]
20. szuruppak-e dumu#-ni#-ra# na [...]
21. szuruppak x [...]
22. zi#-u4#-su3#-ra2 dumu#-ni-ra# [...]
23. esz3-kam#-[...]
24. [...]
25. zi#-u4#-[...]
26. dumu-mu [...]
27. zi-u4-su3-[...]
28. na#-de5#-ga#-[...]
29. inim# du11#-ga#-[...]

reverse
1. [...] nig2 nam#-[x]-ra-ra-an e-pa5-zu sze3#-[...]
2. kar#-kid2# [na]-an#-sa10#-[...] x sar-ra-ka
3. |AMA.A.TU| na-an-[sa10-sa10]-an# u2 lipisz gig-ga#-[am3]
4. dumu-gi7 na-an-sa10-sa10-an za3# x x x gar8-e# us2#-[sa]
5. geme2# e2#-a#? na-sa10-sa10#-en# giri3# dur2#-bi#-sze3# e2-gal2-gal2-la#
6. sag kur#-ra# kur-bi um-ta-ab-e3#-en#
7. lu2 ki-nu-zu-ni-ta u3-mu#-de6
8. dumu-mu ki {d}utu e3-a-sze3
9. a hu-mu-ra-an-de2-e igi-zu-sze3 he2-du
10. e2 nu#-tuku e2-a-ni-sze3 la#-ba-du
11. ere nu-tuku ere-ni-sze3 la-ba-du
12. la-ba-e-da-hi-li-e la#-ba#-e#-da-sun7-e
13. dumu-mu ki {d}utu e3#-a-sze3#
14. dili-zu-ne kaskal na-an-ni-du-un
15. lu2 nu#?-zu#?-a#?-zu-um sag szu-bala i3#-[x]-ak-ke4
16. mu mu-a se3-ga sag-du lu2-ra im-da?-na-an-ak-e#
17. x-ra kur? na?-an?-dub-be2-en
18. x-ra KAM? na lu2 ab-be2-en
19. nam-tar pesz10 x dur5-ra-am3#
20. lu2-da giri3-ni im-ma-da-an-ze2#-[er]
21. szesz-gal a-a na-nam nin9-gal ama na-nam
22. szesz-gal-zu-ur2 gizzal he2-em-szi-x-x
23. nin9 gal ama-zu-gim szu he2-em-NE-gal2-le
24. za-e igi-zu-ta kin na-an-ni-ak-en
25. ka-zu-ta nig2 nam-lu-lu-un
26. ga2-la-dag-ge e2 dur2-bi mu-un-du
27. ninda-e lu2 kur-ra bi2-in-e11-de3
28. lul-e lu2-bar-ra bi2-in-tum2-mu
29. ninda-e lu2 kur-ta im-da?-ra-an-e11-de3
30. ere-tur-re lugal-bi-ir amar szi-in-na-an-u3-tu


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CDLI Literary 000782, ex. 089
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000782, ex. 089
Author(s)CDLI
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.K 13942 + B 171
Provenienceuncertain (mod. Tell Sifr) ?
Excavation no.
PeriodNeo-Assyrian (ca. 911-612 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
Genre
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20031203 fitzgerald_fincke
ATF sourceReid, J. Nicholas
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001t6kkb
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P239236

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obverse

column 1
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1'. [...]-un#-de5
2'. [...] he2#-dab5
3'. [...] gizzal# he2-em-<szi>-ak
4'. [...]-bar-re
5'. [...]-bal#-e-de3
6'. [...]-em#-szi-gal2
7'. [...] erin2#-zu sza-ra-si-il
8'. [...]-silig# gu2-ga2-am3#
9'. [...] u2#-bulug-gu7
10'. [...]-hul
11'. [...]-am3
12'. [...]-be2#
13'. [...]-e
14'. [...]-su#-su
15'. [...]-x-de3
16'. [...]-ku4-ku4
17'. [...]-x-x
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column 2
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1'. zi#-u4#-[...]
2'. dumu-mu# [...]
3'. zi-su3-x-[...]
4'. na-de5-ga-[...]
5'. inim du11-ga# [...]
6'. na-de5 ab-ba# [...]
7'. ka kasz nag-[...]
8'. lu2-tur-mu# [...]
9'. ka kasz nag#-[a ...]
10'. {d#}nin-ka#-[si ...]
11'. [...]
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reverse
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Proverbs 332, pl.131
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Primary publicationProverbs 332, pl.131
Author(s)Alster, Bendt
Publication date1997
Secondary publication(s)
CollectionYale Babylonian Collection, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Museum no.YBC 08934
Accession no.
Provenience
Excavation no.
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced00.00.00.00
Object typetablet
Remarkslentil
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian; Akkadian
GenreSchool
Sub-genreETCSL 5.06.01 Instructions of Shuruppak (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20131030 cdliadmin_firth
ATF sourceno atf
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001x5nrp
Composite no.Q000782
Seal no.
CDLI no.P309732

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