Instructions Regarding Children and Inquiry Regarding Passover (TAD D7.6) (3.87A)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Miscellaneous Texts; Aramaic Ostraca

Commentary

Published by Archibald Henry Sayce in 1911 (Bodleian Aramaic Inscription 7) and variously dubbed the Oxford Ostracon ( DAE 94) or the Passover Ostracon (Fitzmyer and Kaufman 1992), this piece is an unexpected blend of concern for the care and diet of the children of Aḥutab during her absence and inquiry into when the Passover was to be observed. Att…

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Porten, Bezalel, “Instructions Regarding Children and Inquiry Regarding Passover (TAD D7.6) (3.87A)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 24 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_87A>



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