Aksaray (2.20C)
(168 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Hittite Monumental Inscriptions; Hieroglyphic Inscriptions; “Ideal Prices”


This more recently discovered inscription has a more detailed statement, which provided the key to the understanding of comparable passages.

Aksaray (2.20C)

[Beginning of text lost]


… Tarhunza prospered the …,


and m[uch] came down from the sky,


and much came up from the earth,


and in those years for one sheep 30 measures of barley stood,


20 measures of oil (?) […]ed,


[x] me…

Cite this page
“Aksaray (2.20C)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 23 March 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_20C>

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