Azekah Inscription Problematical for Conventional Assyriology


It leads to queries such as the following by a commentator:


This inscription was new to me recently and on exposure I was excited that it was written by SARGON.

The attribution to Sargon seems irrefutable. See,_720-701_BCE

However, I notice that in some instances SENNACHERIB is touted as the writer.

Has any one researched this inscription sufficiently to be certain as to authorship?


Map of the Shephelah with Azekah overlooking the Elah Valley

AMAIC Comment:

If Sargon II is Sennacherib, as we believe, then there is no dilemma here at all.


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