Provisions Are Running Out (RS 94.2383 + Rs 94.2619) (3.45MM)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Ugaritic Letters; Between Non-Royal Correspondents

(39) Provisions Are Running Out (RS 94.2383 + Rs 94.2619) (3.45MM) 1

Address and Greeting (lines 1–5)

To ʾUrtēnu, my brother, say: Message of ʿUṯtaya, your sister. May the gods keep you well, may they guard you.

The Problem (lines 6–13)

(It has been) three days now that there is no food in your house and for [… someone] struck and provisions CARRY (to) the house of the king. Twice now (someone) has taken …

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“Provisions Are Running Out (RS 94.2383 + Rs 94.2619) (3.45MM)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 20 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_45MM>



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