Monday, 21 November 2016

Nazi ex Mme Benard de Pontois: Cuneiform Tablet

The text contains a list of cows and oxen with their names. Between the list the Neosumerian names of the owners: Lu-ba-bar (son of the sun god), Ma-an-sum, Ab-ba-sag-ga, Lu-ka-ni.


 Source: http://www.errproject.org/jeudepaume/card_view.php?CardId=17537

Owner:

Gabrielle Philippson Benard de Pontois [Bénard Le Pontois] — Paris, France
Collection: (BPO) Mme. Benard de Pontois
Inventory No.: BPO 13
Artist: um 2200 [B.C.], Mesopotamien, Neusumerisch
Medium: Antiquities
Title: Bruchstück einer Keilschrifttontafel.
Description: Der Text enthält eine Aufzählung von Kühen und Ochsen mit deren Namen. Zwischen der Aufzählung die neusumerischen Namen der Besitzer: Lu-ba-bar (d.h. Sohn des Sonnengottes), Ma-an-sum, Ab-ba-sag-ga, Lu-ka-ni.
AGL/Dr.Eg/Dr.Bo./La. Bl.
9,1 x 7,1 x 3

Zugangstag: In Paris: 10.9.42
Literature:
Provenance and Comments:
Archival Sources: RG 260 M1943 Reel 2 NARA; Bundesarchiv, B323/267
Measurements: 9.1 x 7.1 x 3
Intake place: Jeu de Paume
Intake date: 1942-09-10
Restituted? No

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