YOS 11, 10

SEAL no. 7080

Images
  • YBC 1970 obv. (Yale Babylonian Collection)YBC 1970 obv. (Yale Babylonian Collection)
  • YBC 1970 rev. (Yale Babylonian Collection)YBC 1970 rev. (Yale Babylonian Collection)
  • van Dijk/Goetze/Hussey 1985, 10van Dijk/Goetze/Hussey 1985, 10
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Tablet Siglum
YBC 1970
Measurements
circumference
7.9x4.9x2.2
cm
Collection
Yale Babylonian Collection, New Haven
Genre / Classification
Incantations, against diseases? demons?
Provenance
Larsa area
Notes

CDLI P304534.

Text

0' [qitmum]

1' [š]a-ap-ta-š[u-ú]

2' [ka]-lu-ú pa-nu-šu-ú

3' [kišassu(GÚ?]-BI) mi-ra-ḫu-um pîšu(KA?-šu-ú⌉)

4' [m]i-iq-tum a-ta-al-lu-u[m?]

5' [l]i?-ib-ba-šu

6' pîšu(KA)-šu-ú mi-iq-tum

7' šu-ru-pu-um bu-da-šu

8' [u]l!?-da-šu-ú-ma bubuʾtum(BU.UL)-ma

9' [(x)] um-ma-a-šu mu-ši-tum

10' [i]š-ta-ka-a[n] i-ṣi-ri-im

11' ⌈x⌉ ma ta x [x] x ⌈li⌉-qú-um]

12' i[š?]-ta-ka-an li-qú-um ta/ša

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13'         [          ] ik-x [    ] ik [                    ] 

14'         [          ] te?-[                               ] 

15'         [         ] x [                                    ]

16'         [              ] ra x [                           ]

17'         [                     ] x [                        ]

 

 Rev.

c. 12 lines illegible.

Translation

0'–2'  [Black alum-paste/angry] are his lips, yellow paste - his face.

3'–4'  His [neck] is a little snake, his mouth is a miqtum-disease.

4'–7'  An eclipse is his heart, his mouth is a miqtum-disease, his two shoulders are (causing) frost.

8'–9'  It is the pustule who bore him, his mother, during(?) the night.

10'     He is regularly found in the field.

11'–12' …. … in(?) the palate, he is regularly found in(?) the palate.

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Ritual instructions?

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
anta(l)lûm, ata(l)lûm eclipse Nature/Cosmological phenomena 4'
bubu'tum (BU.UL) boil, pustule Diseases/Demons 8'
būdum, pūdum shoulder Body/Body parts 7'
kalûm IV yellow mineral paste, phps. orpiment Materials [2']
kišādum (GÚ) neck, bank Body/Body parts 3'
līqum (in: līq pîm) palate Body/Body parts 11', 12'
mešēltum whetstone Fabricated objects,Materials [0']
miqtum, meqtum fall, collapse; kind of desease, epilepsy Nature/Cosmological phenomena 4', 6'
mušītum night(-time) Abstract concepts,Time concepts 9'
nirāḫum, mirāḫum snake (a kind of) Fauna (wild) 3'
pānum I (IGI) front, face, earlier times Abstract concepts,Body/Body parts 2'
pûm I (KA) mouth, statement, command, opening Body/Body parts 3', 6'
qitmum paste (black) Materials 0'
šakānum (v.) (GAR) to put, place, lay down 10', 12'
šaptum lip, rim Body/Body parts 1'
ṣērum (EDIN) back, upperside, steppe, open country, towards Abstract concepts,Body/Body parts,Locations/Buildings,Nature/Cosmological phenomena 10'
šuruppûm frost, chills, shivers Diseases/Demons 7'
ummum mother Kinship terms 9'
walādum (v.) G to give birth 8'
Revision History
Meltzer, Keren
Wagschal, Avigail
Transliteration (based on NW), indices
21/03/07
Wasserman, Nathan
Transliteration and indices (correction), translation
18/02/09
Wasserman, Nathan
Web-formatting
29/11/09
Bo, Zhang
Web-indexing
10/12/09
Wasserman, Nathan
Web-formatting
29/10/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Corrections (web-formatting)
02/12/10
Zilberg, Peter
Indexing verbal forms
03/07/14
Oh, Malli
Indexing
19/10/14
Streck, Michael P.
Images, Catalogue
12/08/19