Re: Kolinski's Mari Chronology
Tue Jan 31, 2017 06:43

Hi Michael & Joe,

Just checking on the actual 'date' conclusions for Hammurabi, of Babylon and Zimri-Lim, of Mari.

Right now I have Hammurabi "posted" at: ac.1792 minus 42yrs to 1750.

Right now I have Shamshi-Adad "posted" at: ac.1814 minus 33yrs to 1781.

So, Zimri-Lin, of Mari can be "posted" at: Hammurabi's 11th year?

Is this correct?

Enjoy, again,


  • Re: Koliński’s Mari ChronologyMichael Liebig, Mon Jan 30 09:17
    Hi Joe, the end of Zimri-Lim is fixed in the reign of Hammurabi of Babylon and Kolinski donīt shorten the reign of Zimri-Lim. But he extend the reign of Yasmah-Adad by one year. As a result the end... more
    • Re: Kolinski's Mari Chronology — Robert P. Killian, Tue Jan 31 06:43
      • first year Zimri-LimMichael Liebig, Tue Jan 31 08:38
        Hi Bob, According to Charpin/Ziegler the first full year of Zimri-Lim = Hammurabi 19. Death of Shamshi-Adad (year 33) = Hammurabi 18. With one more year for Jasmah-Adad (so Kolinski) we get: Death of ... more
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