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Title: Sealed receipt of fodder for sacrificial sheep, 2026 BCE: Front view.
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Type of Resource: text
Identifier: FSU_Tablet_21_01 (IID)
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Host Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Cuneiform Tablets, 2350 - 1788 BCE.
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Title: Sealed receipt of fodder for sacrificial sheep, 2026 BCE.
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Cuneiform
Date Created: Ur III, Ibbi-Suen 3
Date Created: 2026 BCE
Place of Publication: Umma
Extent: 40 x 47 x 20 mm
Language(s): Sumerian
Summary: Animals were sacrificed daily to Šara, the city god of Umma. Although this tablet does not say so explicitly, this must also have been the fate of the sheep recorded here, given the recipient’s known connection to the temple household.
Identifier: FSU_Tablet_21 (IID)
Subject(s): Cuneiform tablets
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Is Part Of: Cuneiform Tablets, 2350 - 1788 BCE.
Special Collections & Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida.
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