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Mirelman, Sam (2017) 'A New Manuscript of Lugal-e, Tablet IV.' IRAQ, 79. pp. 155-162.

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This study edits BM 48053, a newly identified Late Babylonian manuscript of the epic poem Lugal-e in the British Museum collection. This tablet, which is likely to come from Borsippa, contributes towards the reconstruction of Tablet IV of the epic in its late bilingual form. It is also of interest for its colophon, which specifies the swift return of the tablet following a same day loan, using the phrase ina mišil ūmīšu “in half a day” or perhaps “at midday”.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of History, Religions & Philosophies > Department of History
ISSN: 00210889
Copyright Statement: © The British Institute for the Study of Iraq 2017. This is the published version of record. For information on re-use, please refer to the publisher’s terms and conditions.
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Date Deposited: 21 Feb 2019 17:57

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