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Cuneiform tablet

Museum number:
9-1774
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ark:/21549/hm21090001774
Accession number:
Acc.649
Object count:
1
Description:
Fragment of stone tablet cuneiform inscribed triangular; 8 x 13 cm
Donor:
Alfred Kohlberg
Collection place:
Nineveh (ancient city), Iraq
Culture or time period:
Neo-Assyrian (ca. 911–612 BC)
Collector:
Henry Ludwig Frederick Lutz
Collection date:
before 1930
Materials:
Basalt (basic igneous rock)
Inscription:
surface a column 1' 1'. [...] x x 2'. [...]-usz-szu2-un 3'. [... ina qi2-bit {d}asz-szur u] {d}15 _en-mesz_-ia 4'. [... u2-s,ab]-bit#? ina qa-ti 5'. [... al-qa-asz-szu-nu]-ti# ana _kur_ an-szar2{ki} 6'. [... _kur_]-u2 mar-s,u 7'. [... _en]-nun-mesz ugu_-szu2 8'. [... _a-mesz ti-la zi{tim}_-szu2-nu] ak-la 9'. [... isz]-ku#-nu na-pisz-tu2 10'. [...] x lu [x x] 11'. [...] _kur_ [x x] column 2' 1'. {d#}15# x x [...] 2'. ia-a-ti {disz}{d}[...] 3'. ha-disz nap-lisz [...] 4'. _dingir-mesz_ su!-[up-pi-ia ...] 5'. _ti-la zi#_ [...] 6'. _{gesz}gidri# [...] 7'. a# [...]
Object type:
archaeology
Production date:
Neo-Assyrian (ca. 911-612 BC)
Accession date:
1930
Context of use:
Genre: royal/monumental Sub-genre: witness
Department:
Asia (except western Russia)
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