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A Barley Loan from Guzāna (3.58)
(572 words)

Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Contracts; Assyrian Aramaic


This triangular barley loan docket was discovered in excavations at Guzāna (Tell Halaf) (biblical Gozan). It dates to the period after the reign of Assurbanipal. The tablet contains a stamp seal impression which possibly features an incense stand.

A Barley Loan from Guzāna (3.58)

Subject: Ezek 18:8, 13, 17; 22:12; Prov 28:8

(Stamp seal on top of tablet)

(lines 1–4)

Barley belonging to Il-manāni,1 (debited)…

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Younger, K. Lawson, Jr., “A Barley Loan from Guzāna (3.58)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 03 December 2021 <>

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