Land Purchase Text (3.103)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit

Land Purchase Text (3.103)

Munaḫimu1 — the scribe.

From the present day on, before witnesses, Rashap-abu and Pidda, his wife, have purchased 4 ikû fields, with olive grove with its slaves, with its (fruit) trees, among the fields of Ṣaʾu2 from Yarimanu, son of Ḫuzamu, for 400 (shekels) of silver.3 The fields (and) olive-grove are bound like the sunny day4 to Rashap-abu and Pidda, his wife, …

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“Land Purchase Text (3.103)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 27 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_103>



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