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  • SAA 10 124

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  • Neo-Assyrian
  • Kuyunjik (Nineveh)
  • Scholarly Letter
  • from astrologers

Bibliography

LAS 031; SAA 10, 001

SAA 10 124. Full Moon on 14th Day (ABL 0818) [from astrologers] [via SAAO/SAA10]

Obverse
o 1o 1

a-na LUGAL be--ia

(1) To the king, my lord: your servant Nabû'a. May Nabû and Marduk bless the king, my lord!

o 22

ARAD-ka mna-bu-u-a

o 33

dAG ù dAMAR.UTU

o 44

a-na LUGAL be--ia

o 55

lik-ru-bu

o 66

ma-ṣar-tu ni-ta-ṣar

(6) We kept the watch; on the 14th day the moon and the sun saw each other.

o 77

UD 14-KÁM d30

o 88

dšá-maš a-ḫe-

o 99

e-ta-am-ru

Reverse
runinscribed


Adapted from Simo Parpola, Letters from Assyrian and Babylonian Scholars (State Archives of Assyria, 10), 1993. Lemmatised by Mikko Luukko, 2016, as part of the research programme of the Alexander von Humboldt Chair in the Ancient History of the Near and Middle East at LMU Munich (Karen Radner, Humboldt Professorship 2015). The annotated edition is released under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license 3.0. Please cite this page as http://oracc.org/saao/P334571/.