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Summary

War trophy of Elamite king Shutruk-Nahhunte I. Stela of Meli-Šipak/Melisipak.

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Kudurru of Meli-Shipak II from Susa

Melišiḫu

Hunnubat-Nanaya Kudurru

Kassites Kudurru boundary stone discovered at Susa.Louvre.

Stele of Marduk-apla-iddina I - Meli-Shipak II Kudurru

Land grant to Marduk-apla-iddina I by Meli-Shipak II. Kudurru of Melishihu. Louvre, Paris.

Susa [Shush]

SUSA - Capital of Elam. Suza.

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Stele of Meli-Shipak/Meli-Sihu was unearted at Susa between 1900 and 1904 by Jacques de Morganm chief of the French excavation team. The preserved stela is a fragment of the lower part of a large rectangular stone edifice engraved with reliefs and the remains of Akkadian and Elamite inscriptions.

See:

  1. Kathryn E. Slanski ,The Babylonian Entitlement narûs (kudurrus): A Study in Their Form and Function. ASOR 2003, pp. 194–196.
  2. J. A. Brinkman, Meli-Šipak". Materials and Studies for Kassite History, Vol. I (MSKH I). Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago 1976, p. 258