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Old babylonian texts in the schoyen collection part two school letters model contracts and related texts cusas band 43 amazonde gabriella spada a r george . The sumerian term dub ba a akkadian bt uppi the house of the tablets or lit in sumerian the house where tablets are allotted stands for school library and scriptorium at the same time lately there has been renewed interest in mesopotamian scribal education focusing on the old babylonian period ca 2000 1595 bc because of its abundant evidence for scribal training. Old babylonian texts in the schyen collection part i selected letters a r george manuscripts in the schyen collection cuneiform tablets xi cornell university studies in assyriology and sumerology cusas 36 bethesda md cdl press 2018. The old babylonian period ca 1900 1600 bc comprises the first large corpus of akkadian letters sent between rulers officials and private individuals although highly formalized these messages contain invaluable data for everyday vernacular. Pubdownloadas22pdf pubterms after more than a half a century since their discovery the texts discovered at tell asmar ancient eshnunna have been published whiting takes the first step towards a systematic publication of the eshnunna archives with this publication of all the akkadian letters unearthed at that site