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Cuneiform cone

Museum number:
9-1831
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090001831
Alternate number:
P232552 (CDLI number)
Accession number:
Acc.649
Object count:
1
Description:
Clay cone, flaring base 6 cm, 12 cm high; cuneiform inscribed
Donor:
Alfred Kohlberg
Collection place:
Ur (ancient city), Iraq
Culture or time period:
Lagash II (ca. 2200–2100 BC)
Collector:
Henry Ludwig Frederick Lutz
Collection date:
before 1930
Materials:
Clay
Inscription:
surface a column 1 1. {d}nansze 2. nin uru16 3. nin in-dub-ba 4. nin-a-ni 5. gu3-de2-a 6. ensi2 7. lagasz{ki} 8. nig2#-du7-e# pa# mu#-na#-e3# blank space column 2 1. nina{ki} iri# ki-ag2-ga2-ni-[a] 2. e2 sirara6# 3. kur e2-ta# il2-la-ni 4. mu-na-du3 blank space
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.1 Writing and Records (including religious texts)
Production date:
Lagash II (ca. 2200-2100 BC)
Accession date:
1930
Department:
Asia (except western Russia)
Comment:
Dates referenced: Gudea.00.00.00 Genre: Royal/Monumental Sub-genre: witness
Loans:
S1988-1989 #36: San Francisco State University (March 27, 1989–May 5, 1989)
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