Hammu-rapi (2.107C)
(125 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Display Inscriptions; Late Old Babylonian Inscriptions

Commentary

A copper figurine in the Louvre bears a Sumerian dedicatory inscription to the god Mardu/Amurrum for the life of Hammu-rapi.

As noted (see COS COSB.2.102D above), this figurine likely came from the hoard unearthed in illicit excavations in the area of the Amurrum temple in Larsa.

Hammu-rapi (2.107C)

(1–2) For the god Mardu/Amurrum, his god,

(3–5) for th…

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“Hammu-rapi (2.107C)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 27 March 2017



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