A Report on Work on Dūr-Šarrukin (3.98)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Letters; Assyria

A Report on Work on Dūr-Šarrukin (3.98)

Subject: 2 Kgs 17:6

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[Concerning what the king], my lo[rd] wrote to me: “provide the [Sam]arians,1  a [as many as] are [in] your [ha]nds (with work) in Dūr-Šarrukin,”2 I thereafter [sent (word) to] the sheikhs [say]ing: “gather [all] the carpenters and potters; let them come (and) [direc]t the deportees [who are in D]…

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Younger, K. Lawson, Jr., “A Report on Work on Dūr-Šarrukin (3.98)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 29 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_98>



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