NOW Sarah died a little while after, having lived one hundred and twenty-seven
years. They buried her in Hebron; the Canaanites publicly allowing them
a burying-place; which piece of ground Abraham bought for four hundred
shekels, of Ephron, an inhabitant of Hebron. And both Abraham and his descendants
built themselves sepulchers in that place.
Flavius Josephus. The Works of Flavius Josephus. Translated by. William Whiston, A.M. Auburn and Buffalo. John E. Beardsley. 1895.
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