My lord,hearken unto me: the land is worth fourhundredshekels of silver; what is that betwixt me and thee? bury therefore thy dead .
And Abrahamhearkened unto Ephron; and Abrahamweighed to Ephron the silver, which he had named in the audience of the sons of Heth,fourhundredshekels of silver,current money with the merchant .
And the field of Ephron, which was in Machpelah, which was beforeMamre, the field, and the cave which was therein, and all the trees that were in the field, that were in all the borders round about, were made sure18
Unto Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.19
And afterthis,AbrahamburiedSarah his wife in the cave of the field of MachpelahbeforeMamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.20
And the field, and the cave that is therein, were made sure unto Abraham for a possession of a buryingplace by the sons of Heth.