BRM 2, 34 [Sale of doorkeeper's prebend]

Obverse
o 1o 1

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-LUGAL A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GUR ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂ TA U₄ 1-KAM₂ 1en U₄ 6-KAM₂

(o 1) Nidintu-šarri, son of Anu-ah-ušabši, son of Anu-ah-utir, voluntarily has sold a total of five days in a month in the porter's prebend of the storehouse of the temple of the gods of Uruk and in the rations and anything at all that pertains to that porter's prebend, as many of those days that monthly, throughout the year, for fifteen shekels of refined silver in high quality staters of Antiochus, as the complete price, to Dumqi-Anu, son of Arad-Reš, son of Dumqi-Anu, in perpetuity. Nidintu-šarri, son of Anu-ah-ušabǐ received those fifteen shekels, the price of those porter's prebend and rations, from Dumqi-Anu, son of Arad-Reš; he is paid in full.

o 22

PAP 5 u₄-mu ina ITI lu₂I₃.DU₈-u₂-tu₂ ša₂ E₂ NIG₂.GA ša₂ E₂ DINGIR-MEŠ ša₂ UNUGki u₃ ŠUK-ḪI.A u₃

o 33

mim-ma gab-bi ša₂ ik-kaš-ši-du a-na lu₂I₃.DU₈-u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ ma-la u₄-mu-MEŠ MU-MEŠ

o 44

ša₂ ITIus-su MU.AN.NA-<<us-su>> gab-bi a-na 15 GIN₂ KU₃.BABBAR qa-lu-u₂

o 55

is-ta-tir-ra-nu ša₂ man-ti-ʾi-i-ku-su bab-ba-nu-u₂-tu₂ a-na ŠAM₂ TIL-MEŠ

o 66

a-na mdum-qi₂-d60 A ša₂ mARAD-e₂re- A ša₂ mdum-qi₂-d60 a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂

o 77

it-ta-din KU₃.BABBAR a₄ 15 GIN₂ ŠAM₂ lu₂I₃.DU₈-u₂-tu₂ u₃ ŠUK-ḪI.A MU-MEŠ

o 88

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-LUGAL A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši ina ŠU-MIN mdum-qi₂-d60 A ša₂ mARAD-e₂re- ma-ḫir

o 99

e-ṭir₃ u₄-mu pa-qa-⸢ri a-na muḫ-ḫi lu₂I₃.DU₈-u₂-tu₂ u ŠUK-ḪI.A MU-MEŠ

(o 9) Should a claim concerning those porter's prebend and rations, Nidintu-šarri son of Anu-ah-ušabši, will clear it. He will pay the 12-fold penalty to Dumqi-Anu, son of Arad-Reš, son of Dumqi-Anu, in perpetuity.

o 1010

it-tab-šu-<<šu>>-u₂ mNIG₂.SUM.MU-LUGAL A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši u₂-mar-raq-ma a-di 12-TA.AM₃

o 1111

a-na mdum-qi₂-d60 A ša₂ mARAD-e₂re- A ša₂ mdum-qi₂-d60 a⸣-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂

o 1212

i-nam-din TA U₄ 1-KAM₂ 1en U₄ 6-KAM₂ PAP 5 u₄-mu ina ITI [lu₂I₃.DU₈]-u₂-tu₂

(o 12) From the first day, the sixth day, a total of five days in the month of the porter's prebend and rations, and anything that pertains to all the days of the porter's prebend that (are) monthly throughout the year belong to Dumqi-Anu, son of Arad-Reš, son of Dumqi-Anu, in perpetuity.

o 1313

u₃ ŠUK-ḪI.A u mim-ma gab-bi ša₂ a-na lu₂I₃.DU₈-u₂-tu₂ ma-la [u₄-mu-MEŠ] [MU-MEŠ]

o 1414

ik-kaš-ši-du ša₂ ITIus-su MU.AN.NA-us!(ŠE)su gab-bi ša₂ mdum-⸢qi₂⸣-[d60]

o 1515

A ša₂ mARAD-e₂re- A ša₂ mdum-qi₂-d60 a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ šu-nu

o 1616

[...] DU₃⸣- lu₂I₃.DU₈-u₂-tu₂ ma-la u₄-mu-MEŠ MU-MEŠ

(o 16) [... for the] performance of the porter's prebend, for all of those days [...] this Dumqi-Anu, and if he has gone out, from the temple of the gods of Uruk, concerning the matter of those days, this Dumqi-Anu will perform service in perpetuity.

Reverse
r 1r 1

[... mdum-qi₂]-⸢d60 a⸣-ga-a u ki-i mim-ma it-ta⸣-ṣa-a TA E₂ DINGIR-MEŠ

r 22

[ša₂] UNUGki a-na muḫ⸣-ḫi pa-ni ša₂ u₄-mu-MEŠ MU-MEŠ i-pal-laḫ₃ mdum-qi₂-d60

(witnesses)
r 33

a-ga-a a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ lu₂mu-kin₇ mla-ba-ši A ša₂ md60-DU-A A ša₂ mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 3) Witnesses: Labaši, son of Anu-mukin-apli, descendant of Ekur-zakir

r 44

md60-AD-GUR A ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU A ša₂ mBARA₂-d60 A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu

(r 4) Anu-ab-utir, son of Anu-zer-iddin, son of Kidin-Anu, descendant of Ahʾutu

r 55

md60-DUMU-MUnu A ša₂ md60-DINiṭ A ša₂ mba-as-si-ia A mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 5) Anu-mar-ittannu, son of Anu-uballiṭ, son of Bassia, descendant of Ekur-zakir

r 66

md60-DUMU-MUnu A ša₂ mdna-na-a-MU A mḫun-zu-[u₂]

(r 6) Anu-mar-ittannu, son of Nanaya-iddin, descendant of Hunzu

r 77

mri-ḫat-d60 A ša₂ mBARA₂-d60 A ša₂ mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A m[...]

(r 7) Rihat-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of [...]

r 88

[md60]-⸢DIN!iṭ A ša₂ mdna-na-a-MU [A mlu]--tam-mar-d[IŠKUR]

(r 8) Anu-uballiṭ, son of Nanaya-iddin, descendant of Luštammar-Adad

r 99

mina-qi₂-bit-d60 A ša₂ m⸣[ana]-⸢GAL⸣-d60 mNIG₂.SUM.MU⸣-dINANA A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MEŠ-[MU]

(r 9) Ina-qibit-Anu, son of Ana-rabut-Anu; Nidintu-Ištar, son of Anu-ahhe-iddin; and Kidin-Anu, son of Anu-ahhe-iddin, son of Kidin-Anu, interpreter scribes of the property of Anu

r 1010

u mBARA₂-d60 A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MEŠ-MU A ša₂ mBARA₂-d60 lu₂se-pir-MEŠ NIG₂.⸢GA [d60]

r 1111

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A ša₂ mBARA₂-d60 A ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU

(r 11) Nidintu-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, son of Anu-zer-iddin

(colophon)
r 1212

md60-ŠEŠ-MU lu₂UMBISAG A ša₂ mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A mE₂.KUR-za-kir [UNUGki iti...]

(r 12) Anu-ah-iddin, scribe, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Ekur-zakir. (Written in) Uruk. 12th day of ... month, year 124, Antiochus and Seleucus[his son (being) kings].

(date)
r 1313

U₄ 12-KAM₂ MU 124-KAM₂ man-ti-i-ku-su u mse-lu-ku [A-šu₂ LUGAL-MEŠ]

(sealings)
Top
(signature)
Column i
t.e. i 1t.e. i 1

un-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Nidintu-Ištar

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0583 = AUWE 20, *38-02)
t.e. i 22

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-dINANA

Column ii
(signature)
t.e. ii 11

un-qa

(t.e. ii 1) Ring of Nidintu-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0327)
t.e. ii 22

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60

Column iii
(signature)
t.e. iii 11

un-qa

(t.e. iii 1) Ring of Ina-qibit-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0744)
t.e. iii 22

mina-qi₂-bit-d60

Column iv
(signature)
t.e. iv 11

un⸣-[qa]

(t.e. iv 1) Ring of Anu-mar-ittannu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0510)
t.e. iv 22

md60-DUMU-MUnu

Bottom
b.e.b.e.  (missing)
Left
Column i
(signature)
l.e. i 11

[un]-qa

(l.e. i 1) Ring of Rihat-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0318)
l.e. i 22

[mri]-⸢ḫat*⸣-d60

Column ii
(signature)
l.e. ii 11

un-qa

(l.e. ii 1) Ring of Anu-uballiṭ

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0976)
l.e. ii 22

md60-DINiṭ

Right
r.e.r.e.  (missing)