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Zeitschrift für Assyriologie und Vorderasiatische Archäologie

Ed. by Sallaberger, Walther

Together with Cavigneaux, Antoine / Frame, Grant / Otto, Adelheid / van den Hout, Theo P.J.

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Volume 106, Issue 1

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New Inscriptions of Gudea from Tell Surghul/Niĝin, Iraq

Davide Nadali / Andrea Polcaro / Lorenzo Verderame
Published Online: 2016-06-28 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/za-2016-0002

Abstract:

In 2015 the Italian Archaeological Expedition to Niĝin (Southern Iraq) started the exploration of the site of Tell Surghul (Dhi Qar province). Excavations concentrated on two main operations (Areas A and B), while a survey was conducted along the western border of the site (Area C). In the present article, the epigraphic findings (inscribed cones and bricks of Gudea) from the south and south-east areas of Mound A in Area A are analysed: inscriptions document the building activity of Gudea with the construction of the temple Sirara for the goddess Nanshe that probably occupied the top of Mound A.

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Published Online: 2016-06-28

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Citation Information: Zeitschrift für Assyriologie und vorderasiatische Archäologie, Volume 106, Issue 1, Pages 16–21, ISSN (Online) 1613-1150, ISSN (Print) 0084-5299, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/za-2016-0002.

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