Arad 17: Another Order for Allotment of Supplies, With Postscript (3.43H)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Hebrew Letters

Arad 17: Another Order for Allotment of Supplies, With Postscript (3.43H)

To Naḥum. [And] now, go to the house of Elyashib son of Eshyahu and get from there one (jar of) oil and send (it) to Ziph right away (after) affixing your seal to it.

Dated Postscript (lines 8–9)

On the twenty-fourth of the month Naḥum gave oil to the Kitti (for delivery) — one (jar).1

Notes

^ back to text1. Naḥum, whose function and identity are unknown and who may have been located anywhere …

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“Arad 17: Another Order for Allotment of Supplies, With Postscript (3.43H)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 24 March 2017



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