Aksaray (2.20C)
(160 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Hittite Monumental Inscriptions; Hieroglyphic Inscriptions; “Ideal Prices”

Commentary

This more recently discovered inscription has a more detailed statement, which provided the key to the understanding of comparable passages.

Aksaray (2.20C)

[Beginning of text lost]

§1

… Tarhunza prospered the …,

§2

and m[uch] came down from the sky,

§3

and much came up from the earth,

§4

and in those years for one sheep 30 measures of barley stood,

§5

20 measures of oil (?) […]ed,

§6

[x] me…

Cite this page
“Aksaray (2.20C)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 29 March 2017



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