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CDLI Literary 000795, ex. 053
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000795, ex. 053
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0301; Robson, Eleanor, OECT 14 (1999) fig. A.5.24; Alster Proverbs Coll. 1, p.6, 316
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U 17207.085
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
GenreLiterary; Mathematical
Sub-genreETCSL 6.01.01 Proverbs Collection 01 (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050201 melville
ATF sourcePeterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001sckpq
Composite no.Q000795
Seal no.
CDLI no.P254882

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1. [...] ama#?-gu10 nin banda3{+da}-gu10 ma-ke3#-e#
en: (When) my mother and my little sister act thusly to me(?)
2. x-e-a ga2-e
en: ...
3. lu2 dim2-ma mu-da-lal
en: ... am I one whose intellect is (so) deficient
4. te-gu10 mu-da-ab-ha-za e-sze
en: (That) I would “hold my cheek” (pay attention?) to her?
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