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Fragment of A Wisdom Text (?) (1.81)
(211 words)

Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; Hittite Canonical Compositions; Individual Focus; Other Wisdom Literature


The type of composition to which this small piece of a tablet belongs is uncertain.

Fragment of A Wisdom Text (?) (1.81)

[If a city is in ruins (?)], then [the builders] will build [it a second time]. If a rhyton [is cracked (?), then] the artisans [will cast] it a second time, [and] they will renew it a second time.

[If someone damages] a plated horse chariot, then its owner [will repair] it…

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Beckman, Gary, “Fragment of A Wisdom Text (?) (1.81)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 29 November 2021 <>

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