SpTU 4, 157 [SB Barutu Calculation of the Stipulated Term]

Top
t.e. 1t.e. 1

ina a-mat d60 u dan-tu₄ liš-lim

(t.e. 1) By the command of Anu and Antu, may (this tablet) go well.

Obverse
o 1o 1

šum-ma DU₈ 3ti a-na u₄-um a-da-an-ni₇ na⸣-[de-e ...]

(o 1) If [...] to determine [...] three Fissures (on the liver) for a fixed day [...].

o 22

šum-ma <ŠU>.SI ina SAG-šu₂ ina MURU₂-šu₂ ina SUḪUŠ-šu 1-TA.⸢AM₃ [...]

(o 2) If the Finger (has) 1 each on its top, on its middle, and on its base: [...] 6 days and nights, a month of early mornings will pass by and [...].

o 33

6 U₄-MEŠ u GE₆ ITI ka-ṣa-a-ti DIB-ma [...]


o 44

BE SAG EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 1 DU₈ 2 A.RA₂ 3 : 6 U₄ 6-⸢KAM [...]

(o 4) If the top of the back right of the Finger (has) 1 Fissure: 2 times 3 : 6. [...] 6 days. [...].

o 55

BE SUḪUŠ EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 1 DU₈ 4 A.RA₂ 3 : 12 U₄ 12-⸢KAM [...]

(o 5) If the base of the back right of the Finger (has) 1 Fissure: 4 times 3 : 12. [...] 12 days. [...].


o 66

BE SAG EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 2 DU₈ 5 A.RA₂ 3 : 15 U₄ 15-KAM [...]

(o 6) If the top of the back right of the Finger (has) 2 Fissures: 5 times 3 : 15. [...] 15 days. [...].

o 77

BE SUḪUŠ EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 2 DU₈ 7 A.RA₂ 3 : 21 U₄ 21-KAM [...]

(o 7) If the base of the back right of the Finger (has) 2 Fissures 7 times 3 : 21. [...] 21 days [...].


o 88

BE SAG EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 3 DU₈ 8 A.RA₂ 3 : 24 U₄ 24-KAM a-[da-an-šu₂ ...]

(o 8) If the top of the back right of the Finger (has) 3 Fissures: 8 times 3 : 24. Its time limit is 24 days. [...].

o 99

BE SUḪUŠ EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 3 DU₈ 10 A.RA₂ 3 : 30 ITI 1-⸢KAM U₄ 30-KAM a-[da-an-šu₂ ...]

(o 9) If the base of the back right of the Finger (has) 3 Fissures: 10 times 3 : 30 (or), 1 month. Its time limit is 30 days. [...].


o 1010

BE a-na U₄.DA.ZAL.LA₂ MU 1-KAM na-de-e te-pu- : BE SAG EDIN [...]

(o 10) If you perform (the existpicy) to determine the uddazallû-date for 1 year : If the top of the back [...]

o 1111

BE MURU₂ EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 1 DU₈ 40 A.RA₂ 2 : 1.20 ITI 2-KAM U₄ 20-[KAM ...]

(o 11) If the middle of the back right of the Finger (has) 2 Fissures: 40 times 2 : 1.20. [...] 2 months, 20 days. [...].


o 1212

BE SAG EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 2 DU₈ 40 A.RA₂ 4 : 2.40 ITI 5-KAM U₄ 10-[KAM ...]

(o 12) If the top of the back right of the Finger (has) 2 Fissures: 40 times 4 : 2 40. [...] 5 months, 10 days. [...].

o 1313

BE SUḪUŠ EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 2 DU₈ 40 A.RA₂ 6 : 4.00 ITI 8-KAM a-da-[an-šu₂ ...]

(o 13) If the base of the back right of the Finger (has) 2 Fissures: 40 times 6 : 4 00. Its time limit is 8 months. [...].


o 1414

BE SAG EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 3 DU₈ 40 A.RA₂ 7 : 4.40 ITI 9-KAM U₄ 10-⸢KAM [...]

(o 14) If the top of the back right of the Finger (has) 3 Fissures: 40 times 7 : 4 40. [...] 9 months, 10 days. [...].

o 1515

BE SUḪUŠ EDIN 15 ŠU.SI 3 DU₈ 40 A.RA₂ 9 : 6.00 ITI 12-⸢KAM MU 1-[KAM ...]

(o 15) If the base of the back right of the Finger (has) 3 Fissures: 40 times 9 : 6 00, 12 months. [...] 1 year. [...].


o 1616

DUB ḪA.LA MUNUS.URI₃ NAM.AZU ša₂ KUR₂-MEŠ-ma BE I KUR₂ IL TI x [...]

(o 16) DUB HA.LA, the secret of extispicy, which constantly changes and ... [...]

o 1717

UZU-MEŠ pu?-uk-ku-lu-ti ša₂ IGI-šu-nu a-na pi-it-lu-⸢ḫu [...]

(o 17) Very strong omens whose examining [...] to become fearful.

o 1818

a-na IGI-ka DUB ḪA.LA ša DU₁₁.GAu₂ MU iq-bi x [...]

(o 18) On your examining, DUB HA.LA, of which it is said ... he said ... [...].

o 1919

ša₂-niš bi-ri ḪAL ḪAL za-a-zu ḪAL bi-ri IDIM ša i-na GAN₂.DIŠ pe⸣-[tu-u₂ ...]

(o 19) Alternatively, "divination" is HAL. HAL (means) "to divide". HAL (means) divination, the source that was revealed in .... [...].

o 2020

IDIM nag-bi <na>-ap-ḫa-ra SA.A ŠA₃ ana ki--du x x x [...]

(o 20) IDIM (means) "source". "Total" (is written) SA.A. (From) the interior to the boundary ... [...].

o 2121

šum-ma a-na 7-šu₂ GIŠ ḪU x x [...]

(o 21) If .... 7 times [...]

(rest of obverse missing)
Reverse
rr NaN  (start of reverse missing)
r 1'r 1'

šum₄-ma [...]

(r 1') If [...] ... [...].

r 2'2'

x [...]

r 3'3'

BE ina SAG [...]

(r 3') If [...] on the top of [...]: the enemy will [...] the city.

r 4'4'

KUR₂ IRI? [...]


r 5'5'

šum₄-ma i-na [...]

(r 5') If [...] on [...] day ... [...].

r 6'6'

u₄-mu x [...]

r 7'7'

BE ina MURU₂ EDIN ⸢2⸣.[30 ...]

(r 7') If [...] on the middle of the back left of [...]: [...] with weapons [...].

r 8'8'

ina gišTUKUL [...]

r 9'9'

BE ina SUḪUŠ EDIN 2.⸢30⸣ [...]

(r 9') If [...] on the base of the left back of [...] a hostile city [...].

r 10'10'

IRI KUR₂ [...]


r 11'11'

šum₄-ma i-na U₄.DU₁₁.GA x [...]

(r 11') If on the appointed date ... [...]: in 10 days a hostile city will be seixed. [...].

r 12'12'

i-na U₄ 10-KAM!(GIR₃) IRI KUR₂ DAB [...]

r 13'13'

BE ina MURU₂ EDIN 2.30 ŠU.SI BUR₃ ŠUBdi 10 [...] 1

(r 13') If a Perforation is located on the middle of the back left of the Finger: 10 [...]: downfall of the enemy’s army with weapons; rain [...].

r 14'14'

ina gišTUKUL ŠUBti₃ EREN₂ KUR₂ AN[u₂ ...]

r 15'15'

BE ina SUḪUŠ EDIN 2.30 ŠU.SI BUR₃ ŠUBdi 10 A.RA₂ 3 : 30 [...]

(r 15') If a Perforation is located on the base of the back left of the Finger: 10 times 3 : 30. : downfall of the enemy’s army with weapons; rain will not fall. [...].

r 16'16'

ina gišTUKUL ŠUBti₃ EREN₂ KUR₂ ANu₂ NU SUR[nun ...]


r 17'17'

BE ina SAG DAGAL 15 ŠU.SI ina MURU₂ DAGAL 15 ŠU.SI ina SUḪUŠ [...]

(r 17') If [...] on the top of the Breadth of the right of the Finger, (or) on the middle of the Breadth of the right of the Finger, (or) on the base of [...].

r 18'18'

BE ina SAG 15 E₂.GAL ŠU.SI ina MURU₂ 15 E₂.GAL ŠU⸣.SI ina SUḪUŠ [...]

(r 18') If [...] on the top of the right of the Palace of the Finger, (or) on the middle of the right of the Palace of the Finger, (or) on the base of [...].

r 19'19'

BE ina SAG EDIN ZI TU₁₅ ina MURU₂ EDIN ZI TU₁₅ ina SUḪUŠ [...]

(r 19') If [...] on the top of the back of the Rising of the Wind, (or) on the midle of the back of the Rising of the Wind, (or) at the base of [...].

r 20'20'

BE ina SAG 15 NA ina MURU₂ 15 NA ina SUḪUŠ ⸢15 NA BUR₃ ŠUBdi : BE x [...]

(r 20') If a Perforation is located on the top of the right of the Station, (or) in the middle of the right of the Station, (or) on the base of the right of the Station. : If ... [...].

r 21'21'

BE ina SAG ZE₂ 15 ina MURU₂ ZE₂ 15 ina SUḪUŠ ZE₂ 15⸣ BUR₃ ŠUBdi : BE [...]

(r 21') If a Perforation is located on the top of the gall bladder on the right, (or) on the middle of the gall bladder on the right, (or) on the base of the gall bladder on the right. : If [...].

r 22'22'

BE SAti 15 ina SAG-šu₂ ina MURU₂-šu₂ ina SUḪUŠ-šu₂ BUR₃ ŠUBdi : [...]

(r 22') If a Perforation is located on the right of the Exterior on its top, on its middle, (or) on its base. : [...].


r 23'23'

BE BUR₃-MEŠ ša 15 ŠU.SI ma-la GAL₂-MEŠ-ma BUR₃-MEŠ ša EDIN [...]

(r 23') If Perforations on the right of the Finger, as many as there are, and Perforations on the base of [...] like Perforations of the left back ... [...].

r 24'24'

GIM BUR₃-MEŠ ša EDIN ina 2.30 x [...]


(colophon)
r 25'25'

DUB ḪA.LA MUNUS.URI₃ NAM.AZU PA SAL [...]

(r 25') DUB HA.LA, a secret of extispicy. ... [...]

Left
l.e. 1l.e. 1

[... m]E₂.KURza-kir qat₃ mša₂d60—-šu-u₂ DUMU ša₂ mdINANAMUKAM

(l.e. 1) [...] Ekur-zakir. Hand of Ša-Anu-iššu, son of Ištar-šum-ereš, [...], Urukean. Uruk, Ululu (month VI), day 27, year 1 23 of Seleucus, king.

l.e. 22

[... qaq-qar-a]-naki-u₂ UNUGki itiKIN U₄ 27-KAM MU 1.23-KAM msi-lu-ku LUGAL

flake
flake 1'flake 1'

[...] 12 : 6 6 LA [...] 2

(flake 1') [...] 12 (is): 6. 6 ... [...] times 3 (is): 45. 45 times 12 [...]

flake 2'2'

[... A].RA₂ 3 : 45!(46) : 45 A.RA₂ 12 [...]

flake 3'3'

[...]-ma a-na IZI.GAR SI RU [...]

(flake 3') [...] and for an ambiguous omen ... [...]

flake 4'4'

[...] GU MU SAL U₂ [...]

flake 5'5'

[...] DI 2 PA x [...]

flake 6'6'

[...] DIŠ x [...]

(rest of surface missing)

1BUR₃ can also be read šīlu "perforation" with the same meaning.

2It is not clear where this flake belongs.


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