The Marriage of Puzur-haya and Ubartum (3.135B)
(119 words)

Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Sumerian Archival Documents; Contracts; Marriage Agreements

Commentary

This tablet and its envelope originate from Lagaš and date to the Ur III period (4th year of Ibbi-Sin, ca. 2025 BCE).

The Marriage of Puzur-haya and Ubartum (3.135B)

(lines 1–4)

Puzur-Haya took Ubartum as his wife.

(lines 5–11)

Before Ur-Damu, son of Ur-meme, (before) Ur-Dumuzi, (before) Bulali, (and before) Alduga, son of Ur-Dumuzi, the witnesses, before them, the oath by the name of the king was sworn.

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Steinkeller, Piotr, “The Marriage of Puzur-haya and Ubartum (3.135B)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 24 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_135B>



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