CUSAS 32, 24a

SEAL no. 7164

Images
  • MS 3059 (Schøyen Collection, Oslo); George 2016, 24MS 3059 (Schøyen Collection, Oslo); George 2016, 24
Copy / Photo
24
(Pl. LXX)
Tablet Siglum
MS 3059
Measurements
circumference
5.7 x 4.5 x 2.2
cm
Collection
Schøyen Collection, Oslo
Edition
115–116 (II.D.11)
Genre / Classification
Incantations, scorpion
Provenance
Text

Obv.

1          [n]a-al-ba-an na4uqnîm(ZA.⌈GÌN⌉.A)

2          ke-eš-ki-ir-rieb-bi-i

3          a-na A-sà-lu-uḫ māri(DUMU) É-a

4          li-iq-bu-ú

5          ma-ri ši-ip-ri ša-pi-ir

6          la ka-li a-la-ka

7          li-pu-uš

8          ši-pa-at zuqaqīpim(GÍR.TA[B!])


 

Translation

Obv.

1        O brick mold of lapis lazuli!

2        O brick board of pure (silver)!

3–4     May they say to Asalluḫe, son of Ea:

5        “The messenger was sent off.

6–7      He must not be detained! May he continue going!”

8        Incantation against a scorpion.

 

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
alākum (v.) (DU) G to go, walk; Gt go off, away; Gtn wander, go repeatedly, roam about, walk Written texts/Literary terms 6
ana to, for 3
Asarluḫi/Asalluḫi DN 3
Ea DN Deities/Divine sphere 3
ebbum bright, pure 2
epēšum (v.) G to do, make, build; Gt to do throroughly; Št be active, work on; N pass. of G 7
kalûm V (v.) G to hold (back), detain 6
kiškirrum a wooden board 2
not 6
mārum (DUMU) boy, son, descendant Kinship terms,Social status/Groups/Professions 3, 5
nalbanum brick mould Fabricated objects 1
qabûm (v.) (DUG4) G to say, speak, command 4
šapārum (v.) G to send, write Verbal expressions 5, 8
šiprum sending, mission, work, messenger Abstract concepts,Human activities/actions,Verbal expressions 5
šiptum (ḖN; KAxUD) incantation, spell 8
uqnûm (na4ZA.GÌN) lapis lazuli, turquoise 1
zaqātum (v.) G to sting 9
zuqiqīpum, zuqaqīpum (GÍR.TAB) scorpion Fauna (wild) 8
Revision History
Oh, Malli
Vocabulary
07/04/15
Wasserman, Nathan
Cataloguing and corrections
26/09/17
Tulaikova, Yulia
Additions to Notes
29/10/17
Tulaikova, Yulia
Cataloguing
14/11/17
Wasserman, Nathan
Edition, translation
30/10/18
Streck, Michael P.
Images, catalogue
12/12/19