In the springa when kings march out [to war], Joab led the army and destroyed the Ammonites' land. He came to Rabbah and besieged it, but David remained in Jerusalem.b Joab attacked Rabbah and demolished it.c
Then David took the crown from the head of their king,d and it was [placed] on David's head. He discovered the crown weighed 75 poundse of gold, and there was a precious stone in it. In addition, David took away a large quantity of plunder from the city.