HANE/M 8, 179-180 [Sale of shares in temple enterer's prebends]

Obverse
o 1o 1

mta-nit-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ mdna-na-a-MU DUMU ša₂ mta-nit-tu₄-d60 A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu

(o 1) Tattannu son of Kidin-Anu descendant of Ekur-zakir voluntarily sold in perpetuity for one mina of high quality silver (in) staters of Antiochus—as the complete price—to Lābāši son of Anu-zēr-iddin descendant of Ekur-zakir one-sixth (share) in day 10 of his ērib bīti prebend—which is before Enlil, Ea, Sîn, Šamaš, Adad, Marduk, Nanâ, Bēltu-ša-Rēš and all the gods of their temples —of the guqqanê-festivals and the eššeššu-offerings monthly throughout the year, and whatever (else) pertains to one-sixth of day 10 of that ērib-bīti prebend that is (shared) with Lābāši, the seller of that prebend and (with) all of his co-owners.

o 22

ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂ ši--šu₂ ina U₄ 10-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-šu₂ lu₂KU₄ E₂u₂-tu₂

o 33

IGI dEN.LIL₂ de₂-a d⸢30⸣ dUTU dIŠKUR dAMAR.UTU dna-na-a dGAŠAN-ša₂-SAG

o 44

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

o 55

U₄..-MEŠ u mim-ma gab-⸢bi ša₂* a-na ši--šu₂ ina U₄ 10-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA

o 66

lu₂KU₄ E₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ ik-kaš-ši-du ša₂ KI mla-ba-ši lu₂ma-ḫi-ra-nu

o 77

GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ u lu₂EN-MEŠ ḪA.LA-MEŠ-šu₂ gab-bi a-na 1 MA.NA KU₃.BABBAR is-ta-tir-⸢ra⸣-[nu]

o 88

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

o 99

DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU A mE₂.KUR-za-kir a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₄ it-ta-din KU₃.BABBAR a₄

(o 9) Tattannu received that silver, one mina, the price of one-sixth in day 10 of that ērib-bīti prebend, from Lābāši.

o 1010

1 MA.NA ŠAM₂ ši--šu₂ ina U₄ 10-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA lu₂KU₄ E₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ

o 1111

mta-nit-tu₄-d60 ina ŠU-MIN mla-ba-ši ma-ḫir e-ṭir₃ u₄-mu pa-qa-ri

(o 11) Should a claim arise concerning that one-sixth in day 10 of that ērib-bīti prebend, Anu-ah-ittannu son of Tanittu-Anu/Iqīšâ descendant of Ah’utu will guarantee it and pay the 12-fold penalty to Lābāši son of Anu-zēr-iddin in perpetuity. Tanittu-Anu and Anu-ah-ittannu mutually bear responsibility for guarantee of that prebend.

o 1212

ana muḫ-ḫi ši--šu₂ ina U₄ 10-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA lu₂KU₄ E₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ

o 1313

it-tab-šu-u₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu DUMU ša₂ mta-nit-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ mBAša₂-a A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu

Reverse
r 1r 1

a-di 12-TA.AM₃ u₂-mar-raq-ma a-na mla-ba-ši DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-⸢MU [a-na u₄-mu]

r 22

ṣa-a-tu₄ ina-an-din pu-ut a-ḫa-miš a-na mu-ru-qu ša₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ

r 33

mta-nit-tu₄-d60 u md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₄ na-šu-u₂

r 44

ši--šu₂ ina U₄ 10-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA lu₂KU₄ E₂u₂-tu₂ MU-MEŠ ša₂ mla-ba-ši

r 55

DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU A m*E₂.KUR-za-kir a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₄ šu₂-nu

(witnesses)
r 66

lu₂mu-kin₇

(r 6) Witness(es):

r 77

md60-DINiṭ DUMU ša₂ mBAša₂-a u mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU-šu₂ A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu md60-MU-GIŠ DUMU ša₂

(r 7) Anu-uballiṭ, son of Iqīšâ, and Nidintu-Anu, his son, descendant of Ah’utu label+ r 7 - r 8 Anu-šum-lišir, son of Anu-ab-uṣur, and Ša-Anu-iššu, his son, descendant of Hunzu

r 88

md60-AD-URI₃ u mša₂-d60--šu-u₂ DUMU-šu₂ A mḫun-zu-u₂ mdINANA-MU-KAM₂ DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60

(r 8) Ištar-šum-ēreš, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Hunzu. Anu-uballiṭ, son of Nanaya-iddin, descendant of Ah’utu label+ r 9 - r 10 Anu-ab-uṭer, son of Anu-ikṣur, descendant of Ah’utu. Rihat-Ištar, son of Ina-qibit-Anu, descendant of Ekur-zakir

r 99

A mḫun-zu-u₂ md60-DINiṭ DUMU ša₂ mdna-na-a-MU A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu md60-AD-GUR DUMU ša₂

r 1010

md60-ik-ṣur A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu mri-ḫat-dINANA DUMU ša₂ mina-qi₂-bit-d60 A mE₂.KUR-za-kir mri⸣-[ḫat-d60]

(r 10) Rihat-Anu, son of Anu-qišan, descendant of Sin-leqe-unninni. Iqiša, son of Anu-ah-iddin

r 1111

DUMU ša₂ md60-BAša₂-an-nu A md30-TI-ER₂ mBAša₂-a DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MU mni-⸢din⸣-[tu₄-d60]

(r 11) Nidintu-Anu, son of Anu-uballiṭ, descendants of Hunzu. Tattannu, son of [...]

r 1212

DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ A-MEŠ mḫun-zu-u₂ mtat-tan-nu DUMU [ša₂ ...]

(colophon)
r 1313

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

(r 13) Anu-uballiṭ, scribe, son of Itti-Anu-nuhšu, descendant of Sin-leqe-unninni. (Written in) Uruk. Dūzu, day 1, year 55. Antiochus (being) king.

r 1414

itiŠU U₄ 1-KAM₂ MU 55-KAM₂ man-ti-ʾi-[i-ku-su LUGAL]

(sealings)
Top
Column i
(signature)
t.e. i 11

un-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Anu-uballiṭ

(impression of seal impression)
t.e. i 22

md60-DINiṭ

Column ii
(signature)
t.e. ii 11

un-qa

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

(impression of seal impression)
t.e. ii 22

mni-din-tu₄-d60

Column iii
(signature)
t.e. iii 11

un-qa

(t.e. iii 1) Ring of Rihat-Anu

(impression of seal impression)
t.e. iii 22

mri-ḫat-d60

Column iv
(signature)
t.e. iv 11

un⸣-[qa]

(t.e. iv 1) Ring of Anu-uballiṭ

(impression of seal impression)
t.e. iv 22

md60-DINiṭ

Bottom
Column i
(signature)
b.e. i 11

un-qa

(b.e. i 1) Ring of Iqiša

(impression of seal impression)
b.e. i 22

mBAša₂-a

Column ii
(signature)
b.e. ii 11

un-qa

(b.e. ii 1) Ring of Rihat-Ištar

(impression of seal impression)
b.e. ii 22

m*ri-ḫat-dINANA

Column iii
(signature)
b.e. iii 11

un-qa

(b.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-šum-lišir

(impression of seal impression)
b.e. iii 22

md60-MU-GIŠ

Column iv
(signature)
b.e. iv 11

[un-qa]

(b.e. iv 1) Ring of Anu-ab-uṣur

seal impression impression largely destroyed
b.e. iv 22

md60-AD-⸢GUR

Left
Column i
(signature)
l.e. i 11

un-qa

(l.e. i 1) Ring of Ištar-šum-ereš

(l.e. i 1) Ring of Tattannu

(impression of seal impression)
l.e. i 22

mdINANA-MU-KAM₂

Column ii
(signature)
l.e. ii 11

un-qa

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

(impression of seal impression)
l.e. ii 22

mni-din-tu₄-d60

Column iii
(signature)
l.e. iii 11

un-qa

(l.e. iii 1) Ring of Ša-Anu-iššu

(impression of seal impression)
l.e. iii 22

mša₂-d60--šu-u₂

Column iv
(signature)
l.e. iv 11

un-qa

(impression of seal impression)
l.e. iv 22

mtat-tan-nu

Right
Column i
(signature)
r.e. i 11

[un]-⸢qa m*ta-nit-tu₄-d60

(r.e. i 1) Ring of Tanittu-Anu, seller of that prebend

(impression of seal impression)
r.e. i 22

lu₂*na⸣-din-⸢na GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ*

Column ii
(signature)
r.e. ii 11

un-qa md60-DUMU-MUnu

(r.e. ii 1) Ring of Anu-mar-ittannu, guarantor

(impression of seal impression)
r.e. ii 22

lumu-ru-qu