Summary Inscription 7 (2.117D)
(847 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Display Inscriptions; Neo-Assyrian Inscriptions

Commentary

This inscription is written on about half of a large tablet (23.×.5+ cm) which though it bears the label K 3751, was most probably discovered at Nimrud. The most detailed of Tiglath-pileser’s summary inscriptions, it was likely composed in or shortly after his 17th palû (regnal year) (i.e., 729 bce) (Tadmor 1994:154, 238–259). It preserves the only com…

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Younger, K. Lawson, Jr., “Summary Inscription 7 (2.117D)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 27 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_117D>



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