Shu-Sin

Sumerian king

Shu-Sin (Akkadian: 𒀭𒋗𒀭𒂗𒍪: DŠuDSîn, after the Moon God Sîn", the "𒀭" being a silent honorific for "Divine") was king of Sumer and Akkad, and was the penultimate king of the Ur III dynasty. Son of Shulgi, he succeeded his brother Amar-Sin, and reigned c. 1972-1964 BCE (short chronology) and was succeded by his son Ibbi-Sin.

5-mina weight with the name of Shu-Sin, from Girsu.

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