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Title: The Dimensions and Capacity of the 'Molten Sea' in 1 Kgs 7,23.26
Author(s): HOLLENBACK, George M.
Volume: 81 Issue: 3 Date: 2000
The apparent discrepancy between the given dimensions and capacity of King Solomon's 'molten sea' in 1 Kgs 7,23.26 can be resolved in the light of insights provided by a particular kind of cylindrical capacity measure system attested in Old Babylonian metrology.