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Of the temple of lstor, according to the new analysis by Bor,lol phases E and D are relevant for our period. Temple E, a new construction after a caesura, would date to the Ur III (when it must have been built) and (early) Old Assyrian periods, while D, a completely new and enlarged temple, must also have been erected during the Old Assyrian period and lasted until Middle Assyrian times. , he must have found a building inscription of Ilusu(m)ma, dating to 720 years earlier. But the exact dates of the end of E and the building of D, and therefore the question to which ruler D has to be assigned and to which phase the inscriptio~s of Ilusuma l02 and the dedicatory inscription, dated "when Sarru-kin was ruler of Assur",103 belong, remains unclear.
4000), those excavated or ocquired 'In 1925 by B. Hrozny (estimated at ca. 1000) and those excavated by the Turkish archaeologists since 1948 (ca. 000), now amounts to ca. 000. Of these ca. 350 texts belong to the younger levellb, mostly deriving from small archives, but in 2001 a group of 145 texts from this younger level was discovered. In addition we have ca. 135 (partly rather damaged) texts from the excavations of the Assyrian settlements at Amkuwa and Hattus(a), period of level Ib. 3). 122 See for a general and well illustrated overview Ozquc 2003.
We should not forget that OA texts (royal inscriptions and archival records) never mention a palace,113 while the "City Hall" was extremely important, which made Dercksen consider the possibility that the "Schotterhofbau" may 106 See van Drie11969, 8. Enlargement is suggested by his statement "from the Sheep Gate to the People's Gate I left (reserved 2 ) terrain (qaqqun;) to Assur my lord" (Rb'\1A 1, 20, 8ff), with the variant "I removed houses" (RYVtA 1,23, 35ff) 107 Not "I called its name", as Yahdun-lim did with the temple of Somas in Mari.
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