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Tell AḤmar (T 11) (4.27)
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The editio princeps is Bordreuil and Briquel-Chatonnet 1996–1997:100–107 (photograph, hand-copy, transliteration, translation, commentary). There is are-edition in Lemaire 2001:126–128, no. 6. The tablet is squarish (4.3 × 4 × 2.1cm) of light brown color, with breaks both on top and at the bottom; it appears crudely fashioned, with bulges in some points and extremely wide margins; cf. Fales et al. 2005:609 for a labeling of this particular tablet typology, which finds a few parallels in the Tell Shiukh Fawqani Aramaic archive, as a “cake-slice…

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Fales, F. M., “Tell AḤmar (T 11) (4.27)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 06 December 2021 <>
First published online: 2017

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