Names

  • Esarhaddon 1007

Numbers

  • Q003379
  • Esarhaddon 1007

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Details

  • stele
  • Neo-Assyrian
  • Written ca. 680-669
  • Ben Shemen Forest
  • Royal Inscription
  • Esarhaddon

Sources

Esarhaddon 1007 [via RINAP/RINAP4]

Obverse
Lacuna

Lacuna

1'1'

[...] x [...]

(1') [...] ... [... I tore out the roots of Kush from] Eg[ypt ...] ... [... kings], gover[nors ... (5′) ...] I [re]appoint[ed ... the god ]šur and the [great] go[ds ... I set for] all [times ...]

2'2'

[... TA] KUR.mu⸣-[ṣur as-suḫ-ma ...]

3'3'

[...]-ḫu-ma [...]

4'4'

[... LUGAL.MEŠ] .⸢NAM⸣.[MEŠ ...]

5'5'

[... ana -šu-ti] ap?-?⸣-[id ...] 1

6'6'

[... AN].ŠÁR u DINGIR⸣.[MEŠ GAL.MEŠ ...]

7'7'

[... ú-kin] da-ri?⸣-[šam ...] 2

Lacuna

Lacuna

1Cogan reads this line as [... -šu]-ti [...]. This interpretation is not supported by the preserved sign(s) visible on the published photo. The proposed reading suggested here is not entirely certain, as the traces do not appear to be the shape of the AB sign.

2Cogan reads this line as [... ]-ri-[šam ...]. This interpretation is not supported by the preserved sign(s) visible on the published photo. The proposed reading suggested here is not entirely certain, as the traces of the second sign do not appear to be the shape of the RI sign.


Created by Erle Leichty, Jamie Novotny, and the Royal Inscriptions of the Neo-Assyrian Period (RINAP) Project, 2011, 2017. Lemmatized by Jamie Novotny, 2010, and updated by him, 2017, for the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation-funded OIMEA Project at the Historisches Seminar - Abteilung Alte Geschichte of Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. The annotated edition is released under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license 3.0. Please cite this page as http://oracc.org/rinap/Q003379/.