About cdli:wiki

Directly linked to the Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative, cdli:wiki is a collaborative project of members of the French CNRS team ArScAn-HAROC (Nanterre), and staff and students in the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford, with contributors in several different countries, involved in researches in history of the Ancient Near East. The cdli:wiki is currently funded by the Cluster (LabEx) Pasts in the Present through the project Digital Humanities and Assyriologie.

En lien direct avec le programme international intitulé Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative, cdli:wiki est un projet d’encyclopédie en ligne et d'outils de recherche assyriologique, qui fait collaborer des membres de l'équipe française du CNRS ArScAn-HAROC (Nanterre), et le staff et les étudiants de la Faculty of Oriental Studies de l'Université d'Oxford, avec les contributeurs dans plusieurs autres pays, engagés dans des recherches sur l'histoire du Proche-Orient ancien. Cdli:wiki est financé par le LabEx Les Passés dans le Présent dans le cadre du programme intitulé "Humanités numériques et assyriologie".

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  • Gudea
    Return to Biographies/Dynasties of Sargon (Old Akkadian), Ur-Baba (Lagash II), and Ur-Namma (Ur III) Gudea Go here for the year names of Gudea Go here for the texts of Gudea on CDLI Biography of Gudea Principal souverain sumérien de ce qu'il est convenu d'appeler la IIe dynastie de Lagaš, Gudea est sans doute l'une des personnalités les plus remarquables de l'histoire ancienne du Proche-Orient. Succédant à son beau-père Ur-Ba'u dont il avait épousé la fille Nin-alla, il a régné sur la cit…
  • Seals and sealings in the ancient Near East - [Resources, Links, Bibliographies]
    Seals and sealings in the ancient Near East Introduction For more than three millennia cylinder seals, which appear to have originated in Southern Mesopotamia or Western Iran, were in constant use across most of the eastern Mediterranean, in every area that cuneiform culture touched. A portable, engraved cylindrical item, it could be rolled over wet clay to seal and mark it. The technology was easily adaptable and so pervasive that it became an essential aspect of various areas of Mesopota…
  • Resources for seals and sealings - created
    Resources for seals and sealings Links * Link to PDF of Buchanan and Moorey's typology of stamp seals (1988) Catalogues Large Catalogues Amiet, Pierre. 1972. Glyptique susienne, Volume 1 – 2 (= Mémoires de la Délégation Archaéologique en Iran 43; Paris. Buchanan, B. 1981. Early Near Eastern Seals in the Yale Babylonian Collection
  • Aššur-dan II
    Return to Assyrian palûs Aššur-dan II Go here for a biography of Aššur-dan II Click here for all texts dated to Assur-Dan II Palûs of Aššur-dan II forthcoming Return to Assyrian palûs
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