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Old Babylonian contracts from Nippur

Elizabeth Caecilia Stone

Old Babylonian contracts from Nippur

by Elizabeth Caecilia Stone

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nippur (Extinct city),
  • Iraq,
  • Babylonia
    • Subjects:
    • Akkadian language -- Texts -- Catalogs.,
    • Contracts -- Iraq -- Babylonia -- Catalogs.,
    • Nippur (Extinct city)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcatalogue by Elizabeth C. Stone ; photos. by Paul E. Zimansky.
      SeriesMicrofiche archives - Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago ; v. 1, An Oriental Institute text/fiche
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7055 .S79, PJ3875 .S79
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. ; & microfiche ( sheet : all ill. ; 11 x 15 cm.) in pocket.
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5213428M
      ISBN 100226775518
      LC Control Number75042959

      Old Babylonian Nippur solutions in a deceased estate division agreement 59 mu-nam-šeš-gal-šè) and casting of lots (gisšub-ba-ta in-ba-eš).6 Lastly, the solutions are given, which the. Old Babylonian Contracts (Philadelphia: University Museum, ), by Edward Chiera (PDF at ETANA) Babylonian Legal and Business Documents, From the Time of the First Dynasty of Babylon, Chiefly from Nippur, by A. Poebel (PDF at ETANA).

      the Old Babylonian agreements, on the other hand, often envisage a wife’s repudi- ation of her husband, while remaining silent on the issue of adultery in particular (cf. Westbrook 83). A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data The Babylonian world/edited by Gwendolyn Leick. – 1st ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. 1. Babylonia. I. Leick, Gwendolyn, – DSB23 ′ – dc22 ISBN 0–

        Author of They wrote on clay, Sumerian epics and myths, Legal and administrative documents from Nippur, Sumerian religious texts, Old Babylonian contracts, Sumerian texts of varied contents, Sumerian lexical texts from the Temple School of Nippur, Selected temple accounts from Telloh, Yokha and Drehem. Nippur (Sumerian: Nibru, often logographically recorded as 𒂗𒆤𒆠, EN.LÍLKI, "Enlil City;" Akkadian: Nibbur) was among the most ancient of Sumerian cities. It was the special seat of the worship of the Sumerian god Enlil, the "Lord Wind", ruler of the cosmos, subject to An alone. Nippur was located in modern Nuffar in Afak, Al-Qādisiyyah Governorate, Iraq.


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Old Babylonian contracts from Nippur by Elizabeth Caecilia Stone Download PDF EPUB FB2

Nippur (Sumerian: Nibru, often logographically recorded as 𒂗 𒆤 𒆠, EN.LÍL KI, "Enlil City;" Akkadian: Nibbur) was among the most ancient of Sumerian cities. [citation needed] It was the special seat of the worship of the Sumerian god Enlil, the "Lord Wind", ruler of the cosmos, subject to An was located in modern Nuffar in Afak, Al-Qādisiyyah Governorate, IraqCoordinates: 32°07′″N 45°14′″E.

Old Babylonian contracts from Nippur. [Elizabeth Caecilia Stone] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Caecilia Stone.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections,Cited by: 2. Those in the first part of the book com- plete the publication of such Nippur tablets that have thus far been discovered in the Museum collections.

CHIERA-OLD BABYLONIAN CONTRACTS ( Nippur, CBS Samsu-iluna) 1. LEASE OF AN ONION FIELD 2/18 g&n a-Bh ki-si-ma 88 a48 nanga u8-a-rB a-ap-pa-tum.

The Sumerian term é-dub-ba-a (Akkadian bīt ṭuppi), "the house of the tablets" (or lit. in Sumerian, "the house where tablets are allotted"), stands for school, library and scriptorium at the same time.

Lately, there has been renewed interest in Mesopotamian scribal education, focusing on the Old Babylonian period (ca. B.C.) because of its abundant evidence for scribal training. is a platform for academics to share research papers. the present collection of Old Babylonian contracts from Philadelphia will be followed by collections of the Old Babylonian contracts found at Nippur in the postwar excavations, of the lexical sources used in Materials for the Sumerian Lexicon, and of other large bodies of texts.

Civil This book completes the publication of the legal documents from Nippur, belonging to the Dynasties of Babylon, Larsa and Isin. To the Nippur tablets (Nos. to ) have been added in Appendix (Nos.

to ) documents of the same general character which the Museum has acquired through purchase. audio All audio latest This Just In Grateful Dead Netlabels Old Time Radio 78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings. Live Music Archive. Top Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

In his book Old Babylonian Contracts (University of Pennsylvania Museum, ), Edward Chiera’s choice of publishing transliterations of certain cuneiform tablets was based on the tablets’ unique employment of language. I discovered this book while researching Babylonian poetry and mythology and was astonished at the sometimes beautiful and sometimes sordid parallels and repetitions.

Old babylonian contracts from nippur, vol 1 Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. A corpus of model contracts belonging to the Hilprecht-Collection, Jena, has been edited and discussed by Gabriella Spada, Sumerian Model Contracts from the Old Babylonian Period in the Hilprecht Collection Jena, Texte und Materialien der Frau Prof.

Hilprecht-Collection (TMH) 11, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages, 63 pages of plates: illustrations ; 26 cm.

Contents: Adoption in Old Babylonian Nippur / Elizabeth C. Stone --Additions to the Old Babylonian Archive of Mannum-mešu-liṣṣur in the Olin Library, Cornell University / David I. Owen --Adoption Texts from Nippur: Transliteration and Translation, Texts Nippur Neighborhoods (The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) Elizabeth C.

Stone This study of two domestic neighbourhoods at Nippur, TA and TB, correlates information from texts found in these houses with architectural modifications to the buildings, and considers the socio-economic circumstances of the occupants. Old Babylonian Contracts from Nippur I: Selected Texts from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (Oriental Institute Publications) (v.

1) by Elizabeth C. Stone. 3 Th e curricular cursus of the Old Babylonian Sumerian education has been convincingly reconstructed based on Nippur evidence (at least as far the early phases of instruc-tion are concerned) by H. Vanstiphout (, ), N. Veldhuis (, and ), and S. Tinney (, ).

See also, among others, RobsonVolk God lists from Old Babylonian Nippur in the University Museum, Philadelphia (AOAT ). Trade was critical to Old Babylonia, where many highly prized natural resources were scarce but agricultural goods were in surplus.

A vibrant trading system developed, bringing manufactured goods and raw materials from as far as Turkey, and even India, miles away. Trade became integral to the economy and the culture. In this lesson, students explore the trade industry in Old Babylonia and.

Babylonia was a state in ancient Mesopotamia. The city of Babylon, whose ruins are located in present-day Iraq, was founded more than 4, years ago as a. Later still, the Babylonian Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania, in the ninth volume of Cuneiform Texts, gives a collection of the business documents of one firm, “Murashu Sons, of Nippur,” in the reign of Artaxerxes I.

Here we have to do with a family deed-chest, a collection of documents found together and fortunately kept together. Ancient Babylonia - Nippur.

An ancient city of Babylonia, a N Sumerian settlement on the Euphrates. It was the seat of the important cult of the god Enlil, or Bel. Excavations at Nippur have yielded the remains of several temples that date from the middle of the 3d .vol I. Old Babylonian inscriptions chiefly from Nippur.

By H.V. Hilprecht. 2 pt. in 1 vvol. III, pt. 1. Sumerian administrative documents dated in the reigns of the kings of the second dynasty of Ur; from the temple archives of Nippur. By D.W. Myhrman. vol. VI, pt. 1.Old Babylonian Contracts (Philadelphia: University Museum, ), by Edward Chiera (PDF at ETANA) Filed under: Babylonia -- Politics and government.

Sumerian Administrative Documents Dated in the Reigns of the Kings of the Second Dynasty of Ur, From the Temple Archives of Nippur, Preserved in Philadelphia, by David W. Myhrman (PDF at ETANA).