YOS 20, 029 [Sale of shares in butcher's prebend]

Obverse
o 1o 1

md60-NUMUN-GIŠ u mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU⸣-[MEŠ ša₂ mana-GAL-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-GIŠ]

(o 1) Anu-zer-lišir and Nidintu-Anu, sons of Ana-rabut-Anu, son of Anu-zer-lišir, descendant of Hunzu, voluntarily sold one-fourth of a day of one-half of the fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, and ninth days in total, one-fourth of a day in one day in those days of the temple butcher's prebend, in the presence of Anu, Antu, Ištar, Nanaya, Beltu-ša-Reš and all the gods of their temples, for which every month of the entire year, a guqqānê offering, an eššēšu offering, and everything else which pertains to that temple butcher's prebend, which is with Labaši, the purchaser of that prebend, son of Anu-zer-iddin, and the owner of all the shares, for 53 shekels of high quality silver staters of Antiochus, as the complete price, to Labaši, son of Anu-zer-iddin, descendant of Ekur-zakir, in perpetuity.

o 22

A mḫun-zu-u₂ ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂-nu [re-bu-u₂ ina 1en u₄-mu ina mi-šil ina U₄ 4-KAM₂ U₄ 5-KAM₂]

o 33

U₄ 6-KAM₂ U₄ 7-KAM₂ U₄ 8-[KAM₂ U₄ 9-KAM₂ PAP re-bu-u₂ ša₂ u₄-mu ina 1en u₄-mu ina u₄-mu-MEŠ MU-MEŠ]

o 44

GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-šu₂-nu lu₂GIR₂.LA₂[u₂-tu₂ IGI d60 an-tu₄ dINANA dna-na-a dGAŠAN-ša₂-SAG]

o 55

u DINGIR-MEŠ E₂-šu₂-nu gab-bi [ša₂ ITIus-su kal MU.AN.NA gu-uq-qa-ne₂-e U₄.EŠ₃.EŠ₃-MEŠ]

o 66

u mim-ma gab-bi ša₂ a-na [GIŠ.ŠUB.BA lu₂GIR₂.LA₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ ...]

o 77

MU-MEŠ ik-kaš-ši-du [ša₂ KI mla-ba-ši lu₂ma-ḫi-ra-nu GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ DUMU ša₂]

o 88

md60-NUMUN-MU u lu₂EN-MEŠ ḪA.LA-MEŠ-šu₂-nu gab⸣-bi a-na [53 GIN₂ KU₃.BABBAR is-ta]-⸢tir⸣-ri-MEŠ

o 99

ša₂ man-ti-ʾi-i-ku-su bab-ba-nu-u₂-tu₂ a-na ŠAM₂ TIL-⸢MEŠ [a-na mla-ba]-⸢ši

o 1010

DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU A mE₂.KUR-za-kir a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ it-ta-din-ʾu KU₃.BABBAR a₄

(o 10) That silver, 53 shekels, the price of one-fourth of a day in those days of that temple butcher's prebend, Anu-zer-lišer and Nidintu-Anu, sons of Ana-rabut-Anu, son of Anu-zer-lišir, received from Labaši, son of Anu-zer-iddin; they are paid.

o 1111

53 GIN₂ ŠAM₂ re!-bu-u₂ ša₂ 1en u₄-mu ina u₄-mu-MEŠ MU-MEŠ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA

o 1212

lu₂GIR₂.LA₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ md60-NUMUN-GIŠ u mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU-MEŠ ša₂ mana-GAL-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-⸢GIŠ

o 1313

ina ŠU-MIN mla-ba-ši DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU ma-ḫir-⸢ʾu e-⸢ṭir₃⸣-ʾu u₄-mu pa-qa-⸢ri

(o 13) Should a claim concerning the one-fourth of a day in those days of the temple butcher's prebend arise, Anu-zer-lišer and Nidintu-Anu, the sellers of that prebend, sons of Ana-rabut-Anu, and Anu-ah-iddin, son of Anu-uballiṭ, son of Nidintu-Anu, son of Anu-zer-lišir, descendant of Hunzu, will clear it of claims. They will pay twelve-fold it to Labaši, son of Anu-zer-iddin, in perpetuity.

o 1414

ana muḫ-ḫi re-bu-u₂ ina 1en u₄-mu ina u₄-mu-MEŠ MU-MEŠ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA

o 1515

lu₂GIR₂.LA₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ [it-tab]-⸢šu-u₂ md⸢60⸣-NUMUN-GIŠ u₃

Reverse
r 1r 1

mni-din-tu₄-d60 lu₂na-din-na-ʾa GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ DUMU-MEŠ ša₂ mana-GAL-d60 u md60-ŠEŠ-⸢MU

r 22

DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-GIŠ A mḫun-zu-u₂ u₂-mar-raq-ma-ʾa

r 33

a-di 12-TA-AM₃ a-na mla-ba-ši DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂

r 44

ina-an-din-ʾu pu-ut a-ḫa-miš a-na mu-ru-qu ša₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ md60-ŠEŠ-MU

(r 4) Anu-ah-iddin, Anu-zer-lišir, and Nidintu-Anu bear shared responsibility for the clearing of those prebends in perpetuity.

r 55

md60-NUMUN-GIŠ u mni-din-tu₄-d60 a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ na-šu-u₂ re-bu-u₂

(r 5) The one-fourth of one day in one half on the fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, and ninth days of that temple butcher's prebend belongs to Labaši, son of Anu-zer-iddin, descendant of Ekur-zakir, in perpetuity.

r 66

ina 1en u₄-mu ina mi-šil ina U₄ 4-KAM₂ U₄ 5-KAM₂ U₄ 6-KAM₂ U₄ 7-KAM₂ U₄ 8-KAM₂

r 77

U₄ 9-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA lu₂GIR₂.LA₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ ša₂ mla-ba-ši DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU

r 88

A mE₂.KUR-za-kir a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ šu₂-nu u₄-mu ma-la mla-ba-ši ṣe-bu-u₂

(r 8) Should Labaši wish, that prebend will be registered in the registry of prebends, which is in the temple of the gods, in his name.

r 99

GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ ina gišDA ša₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ ša₂ ina E₂ DINGIR-MEŠ ina MU-šu₂ u₂-šal-lim

(witnesses)
r 1010

lu₂mu-kin₇ md60-DU-A DUMU ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E md60-DU-A DUMU ša₂ mki-din-d60 mKAR-d60 DUMU ša₂

(r 10) Witnesses: Anu-mukin-apli, son of Anu-balassu-iqbi; Anu-mukin-apli, son of Kidin-Anu; Mušezib-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu; Rihat-Ištar, son of Anu-ah-iddin; Anu-uballiṭ, son of Anu-ah-ušabši; descendants of Ekur-zakir. Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Nidintu-Anu; Anu-uballiṭ, son of Nidintu-Anu; descendants of Hunzu. Lišir, son of Zeriya, descendant of Gimil-Anu. Ubar, son of Nanaya-iddin, descendant of Kuri. Nidintu-Anu, son of Anu-ahhe-iddin, descendant of Ah'utu. Nidintu-Anu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu. Anu-mar-ittannu, son of Mannu-ki-Ištar.

r 1111

mki-din-d60 mri-ḫat-dINANA DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MU md60-DINiṭ DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši A-MEŠ mE₂.KUR-za-kir

r 1212

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 md60-DINiṭ DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 A-MEŠ mḫun-zu-u₂

r 1313

mliGIŠ DUMU ša₂ mNUMUN-ia A mŠU-d60 mu₂-bar DUMU ša₂ mdna-na-a-MU A mkur-i mni-din-tu₄-d60

r 1414

DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MEŠ-MU A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu md60-DUMU-MUnu A ša₂! mman-nu-ki-i-dDIL-⸢BAT

(colophon)
r 1515

md60-DINiṭ lu₂UMBISAG DUMU ša₂ mKI-d60-ḪE₂.NUN A md30-TI-ER₂ UNUGki itiAPIN

(r 15) Anu-uballiṭ, scribe, son of Itti-Anu-nuhšu, descendant of Sin-leqi-unninni. Uruk. 21st day of Arahšamnu, 63rd year of Antiochus as king.

r 1616

U₄ 21-KAM₂ MU 63-KAM₂ man-ti-ʾi-i-ku-su LUGAL

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

un-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Lišir

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0825)
t.e. i 22

mliGIŠ

Column ii
t.e. ii 1t.e. ii 1

un-qa

(t.e. ii 1) Ring of Anu-ah-ittannu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 1041)
t.e. ii 22

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu

Column iii
t.e. iii 1t.e. iii 1

un-qa

(t.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-uballiṭ

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0128)
t.e. iii 22

md60-DIN[iṭ]

Column iv
t.e. iv 1t.e. iv 1

un-qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0196)
t.e. iv 22

[md60-DUMU]-⸢MUnu

Bottom
Column i
b.e. i 1b.e. i 1

un-qa

(b.e. i 1) Ring of Rihat-Ištar

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0826)
b.e. i 22

mri-ḫat-dINANA

Column ii
b.e. ii 1b.e. ii 1

un-qa

(b.e. ii 1) Ring of Mušezib-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0083)
b.e. ii 22

mKAR-d60

Column iii
b.e. iii 1b.e. iii 1

[un-qa]

(b.e. iii 1) [Ring of] Anu-uballiṭ

seal impression mostly broken
b.e. iii 22

md60-DINiṭ

Column iv
b.e. iv 1b.e. iv 1

[un-qa]

(b.e. iv 1) [Ring of] Nidintu-Anu

seal impression mostly broken
b.e. iv 22

mni-din-tu₄-d60

Column v
b.e. v 1b.e. v 1

[un]-⸢qa

(b.e. v 1) Ring of Anu-mukin-apli

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0068)
b.e. v 22

md⸢60⸣-DU-A

Left
Column i
l.e. i 1l.e. i 1

un-qa

(l.e. i 1) Ring of Ubar

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0641)
l.e. i 22

mu₂-bar

Column ii
l.e. ii 1l.e. ii 1

un-qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0942)
l.e. ii 22

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60

Column iii
l.e. iii 1l.e. iii 1

un-qa

(l.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-mukin-apli

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0131)
l.e. iii 22

md60-DU-A

Right
Column i
r.e. i 1r.e. i 1

un-qa md60-NUMUN-GIŠ

(r.e. i 1) Ring of Anu-zer-lišir

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 1073)
Column ii
r.e. ii 1r.e. ii 1

un-qa mni-din-tu₄-d60

(r.e. ii 1) Ring of Nidintu-Anu, seller of that prebend

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0640)
r.e. ii 22

[lu₂na-din-na-ʾa] GIŠ.ŠUB⸣.BA MU-MEŠ

Column iii
r.e. iii 1r.e. iii 1

un-qa md60-⸢ŠEŠ-MU

(r.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-ah-iddin, guarantor

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0941)
r.e. iii 22

lu₂mu-ru-[qu]