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JCS 16, 081 HSM 1659
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Primary publicationJCS 16, 081 HSM 1659
Author(s)Edzard, Dietz Otto
Publication date1962
Secondary publication(s)S. Dunham, RA 080 (1986) 34
CollectionHarvard Museum of the Ancient Near East, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Museum no.SM 1899.02.281
Accession no.01659
ProvenienceGirsu (mod. Tello)
Excavation no.
PeriodUr III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
Dates referencedŠū-Suen.08.00.00
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
LanguageSumerian
GenreAdministrative
Sub-genrefield plan (drawing)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20011220 ur3_catalogue
ATF sourcecdlistaff
Translationno translation
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001q2gtg
Composite no.
Seal no.
CDLI no.P111941

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1a1a. 1(gesz2) 1(u)
1a1b1. 1(gesz2) 5(disz)
1a1b2. 1(gesz2) 5(disz)
1a1c. 2(bur3) 1(esze3) 3(iku) 1/2(iku)
calculation: 65 × 70 (ninda) = 4550 sar = 45.5 iku
1a2a1. 3(u)
1a2a2. 2(disz)
1a2b. 1(gesz2) 5(disz)
1a2c. 1(esze3) 4(iku) 1/2(iku)
calculation : 65 × (30 + 2) ÷ 2) = 1040 sar ≈ 10 1/2iku
1b1a. 2(u)
1b1b1. 1(u) 3(disz) 1/2(disz)
1b1b2. 8(disz) 1/2(disz)
1b1c. 3(gesz2) 4(u) sar
calculation: 20 × (13 1/2 + 8 1/2) ÷ 2) = 220
1c1a. 2(u)
1c1b1. 8(disz) 1/2(disz)
1c1b2. 3(disz) 1/2(disz)
1c1c. 2(gesz2) sar
calculation: 20 × (8 1/2 + 3 1/2) ÷ 2) = 120
1d1a. 3(disz) 1/2(disz)
1d1b. 1(u) 2(disz) 1/2(disz)
1d1c. 2(u) 1(disz) sar
calculation: 12 1/2 × 3 1/2 ÷ 2 = 21 7/8 (?)
1e1a. 7(disz)
1e1b. 1(u) 7(disz) 1/2(disz)
(where does the inner triangle show up in the totals?)
1f. szunigin 6(gesz2) sar
calculation: partial total b-d 220 + 120 + 21 7/8 ≈ 360 sar (?; expect 361 7/8; appear to be partial notations above sum, 20 n 30)
1g1a. 1(u) 3(disz)
1g1b. 1(u) 3(disz)
1g1c. 1(gesz2) 2(u) 4(disz) 1/2(disz) sar
calculation: 13 × 13 ÷ 2 = 84 1/2
1h1a1. 1(u) 3(disz)
1h1a2. 1(u) 3(disz) 1/2(disz)
1h1b. 1(u) 5(disz)
1h1c. 3(gesz2) 2(u) la2 2(u) sar
calculation: (13 + 13 1/2) ÷ 2)) × 15 = 198 3/4; text has 200 - 20/60 ?
1i1a. 1(u) 3(disz) 1/2(disz)
1i1b. 3(u)
1i1c. 6(gesz2) 3(u)
calculation: 30 × 13 = 390
1j. szunigin 1(gesz'u) 1(gesz2) 1(u) 2(disz) 1/2(disz) sar
calculation: partial total g-i 84.5 + 198.75 + 390 = 674 1/2 - x sar; text has 672 1/2
2. 1(iku) 1/2(iku) 1/4(iku) tul2 KA-al
3. kur2
4. a2 a-sza3 szu-na

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1. 3(bur3) 2(iku) GAN2 sza3 temen
calculation: total a1-2 4550 + 1040 = 5590 ≈ 56 iku
2. 1(esze3) 4(iku) 1/4(iku) GAN2 bar
calculation: total b-d + g-i 360 + 672 1/2 = 1032.5 ≈ 10 1/4 iku
3. 1(iku) 1/2 (iku) 1/4(iku) GAN2 tul2 KA-al
4. a-sza3 3(bur3) 2(esze3) 2(iku) GAN2
calculation: 3(bur3) 2(iku) + 1(esze3) 4(iku) 1/4(iku) + 1(iku) 1/2 (iku) 1/4(iku) = 3(bur3) 2(esze3) 2(iku)
5. ur-{d}ig-alim dumu lu2-{d}utu szitim
6. a-sza3 lugal-e-gar-ra gaba ambar-lagasz{ki}
7. mu {d}szu-{d}suen lugal-e ma2-gur8-mah {d}en-lil2-ra mu-na-dim2
8. a2 lugal-e-gar-ra



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