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Annals: Marble Slab (2.113D)
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Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Display Inscriptions; Neo-Assyrian Inscriptions


Engraved on a large marble tablet (× cm) found in the wall of the city of Aššur, this version of the annals can be identified as Recension E (Schramm  EAK 2:77–78). The narration covers through Shalmaneser’s twentieth year and therefore dates to 839 bce.

Annals: Marble Slab (2.113D)

Subject: 2 Kgs 8:7–15; 10:32–34; Deut 3:9; 2 Kgs 9:1–10:36


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Younger, K. Lawson, Jr., “Annals: Marble Slab (2.113D)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 07 December 2021 <>

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