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Object Number:CBS7847
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Period: Old Babylonian Period
Date Made: 1900-1600 BCE
Early Date: -1900
Late Date: -1600
Section:Babylonian
Materials:Clay
Inscription Language:Sumerian Language
Length: 20.5 cm
Width: 13.5 cm
Depth: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number:P262837 - CDLI Number
B7847 - Old Museum Number
CBS 07847 + UM 29-15-422 - Other Number
29-15-422 - Associated Object Number

Description

Nearly complete, large, two columns, mole borwn. Hymn to Ishtar. Landgon PBX X-3

Literary text. Inanna B ('Decad no. 04'). (ETCSL 4.07.02, CDLI Composite: Q000623). Ninmesharra; the exaltation of Inanna; (Obverse)(i)44x(ii)46x(Reverse)(iii)44x(iv)29x(UE)2 lines. See CDLI for line art (hand drawing of inscription). Joins with 29-15-422.

Exhibited in the Middle East Galleries as number B7847.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Archaeologists and Travelers in Ottoman Lands (26 Sep 2010 - 26 Jul 2011) View Objects in Exhibition
Sex: A History in 30 Objects (17 Oct 2015 - 31 Jul 2016) View Objects in Exhibition
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Web Site] Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative. CDLI Archival view of P262837.. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Ousterhout, Robert G., and Holod, Renata. 2011. Osman Hamdi Bey & the Americans / Osman Hamdi Bey ve Amerikalilar.. Istanbul. : Page/Fig./Plate: 372View Objects related to this

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