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Summary

Accadian tablets

Class:

  • Building (other)
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Mari in Syria (modern Tell Hariri)

Ancient Mezopotamian city

Mari, Palace of Shakkanakku

Tell Hariri. East Palace , residence of "Shakkanakku"

Ziggurat at Mari [Syria]

Zikkurat

Dagan Temple, Mari

Tell Hariri, temple od the god Dagan.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Mari tablets written in Akkadian are the primary historical sources of the Mari Kingdom date mostly to the last 50 years of Mari's independence (c. 1800 – 1750 BC).

See:

  1. Daniel E.  Fleming,  "Prophets and Temple Personnel in the Mari Archives". In Grabbe, Lester L.; Bellis, Alice Ogden. The Priests in the Prophets: The Portrayal of Priests, Prophets, and Other Religious Specialists in the Latter Prophets. T&T Clark International, 2004.
  2. Lluís Feliu, The God Dagan in Bronze Age Syria, Brill 2003