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Land Sale (3.106)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit

Land Sale (3.106)

Subject: Gen 41:43

From the present day on, before witnesses, Iliya, son of Siniya, and Padiya, his brother, and his sons sold 4 (ikû)1 which are among the fields of Ṣaʾu2 for 180 (shekels) of silver3 to Sharelli,4 the queen. (These) 4 (ikû) fields are bound like the sunny day5 to Sharelli, the queen,6 forever.

Witness: Shipiṭ-Baʾal.7 Witness: Shubammu. Witness: Abdi-Milki,8 son …

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“Land Sale (3.106)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 03 December 2021 <>

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