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Correspondence of Sargon the Second, Part I : (State by Simo Parpola, Kazuko Watanabe

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As follows: '[ ...... " (Rest destroyed) rest broken away Rev. destroyed CT 53 233 K4764 6' 1 2 4 72. ) (Beginning destroyed) 2 [ ...... ] the new [... ]s of the ci[ty ... ] 3 [ ...... ] the names of the cities 4 [ ...... ] of the city rulers on [ ... ] , [ ...... ] When the designers [ ... ] my names 6 and removed the bricks, these 7 [ ..... ] ... ; I did not know. And now 8 [ ... ] houses have been designed for Calah. The palace 9 [ ... ] ... : "The pleasure palace to [ ... ] ... Servants have been ascribed to it twice.

Let him give orders to a messenger, and let the messenger come straight away. I will wait for him, and (then) bring the bed in. 55. NUN a-na54 ....... 55 and 141f. 7,10, 15F See copy. 6 W 161. ABL 1360 (Beginning destroyed) 2 We set out [ ...... ], and thanks to the gods [who are well disposed towards the king] and have accepted your gift with pleasure, we passed the Maliasfi river like a quiet river bed. 6 I arrived at the Inner City on the 18th. The inhabitants of the Inner City acted in the same way (as before): offering tables were set up and sacrifices were being made.

II Right now I am ... bringing in the monsters; but the bed is on the river and will stay in the boat for tonight. We shall also spend the night on the river and keep watch over it, until the king, our lord, sends me instructions. Let him give orders to a messenger, and let the messenger come straight away. I will wait for him, and (then) bring the bed in. 55. NUN a-na54 ....... 55 and 141f. 7,10, 15F See copy. 6 W 161. ABL 1360 (Beginning destroyed) 2 We set out [ ...... ], and thanks to the gods [who are well disposed towards the king] and have accepted your gift with pleasure, we passed the Maliasfi river like a quiet river bed.

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