Iraq 59, 37 [Sale of undeveloped lot]

Obverse
o 1o 1

mil-lu-ut-d60 DUMU ša₂ mki-din-d60 lu₂KUŠ.[SAR ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂] 1

(o 1) Illut-Anu, interpreter scribe, son of Kidin-Anu, voluntarily sold a undeveloped plot that is in the city quarter of the Eanki temple [...] on the upper north length, next to the undeveloped plot of Illut-Anu, the seller of that undeveloped plot, 18 cubits on the lower south side next to the house of Illut-Anu, the seller of that undeveloped plot, 16 cubits on the upper west front side next to the house of Illut-Anu, the seller of that undeveloped plot, 16 cubits on the lower east front side, the bank of the Ištar šanal, a total of 18 cubits on the length, 16 units on the front side, (are) the measurements of that undeveloped plot; that undeveloped plot, as little or as much as there is, all of it, for 17 šekels of refined silver, for the complete price, to Anu-balassu-iqbi, interpreter scribe, son of Hanni, in perpetuity.

o 22

ki-šub-ba-a ša₂ ina KIti₃ E₂.AN-⸢KI [...]

o 33

US₂ ANu₂ tu₁₅SI.SA₂ DA ki-šub-ba-[a ša₂ mil-lu-ut-d60 lu₂na-din-an]

o 44

ki-šub-ba MU-MEŠ 18 KUŠ₃ US₂ KIu₂ tu₁₅U₁₈.LU DA E₂

o 55

mil-lu-ut-d60 lu₂na-din-an ki-šub-ba MU-MEŠ 16 KUŠ₃ SAG.KI

o 66

AN.TA tu₁₅MAR.TU DA E₂ mil-lu-ut-d60 lu₂na-din-an-na

o 77

ki-šub-ba MU-MEŠ 16 KUŠ₃ SAG.KI KI.TA tu₁₅KUR.RA GU₂ ID₂-dINANA

o 88

ŠU.NIGIN 18 KUŠ₃ US₂ 16 KUŠ₃ SAG.KI mi-šiḫ-tu₄ ki-šub-ba-a

o 99

MU-MEŠ ki-šub-ba MU-MEŠ i-ṣi u ma-a-du ma-la ba-šu-u₂

o 1010

gab-bi a-na 17 GIN₂ KU₃.BABBAR qa-lu-u₂ a-na ŠAM₂ TIL-MEŠ

o 1111

a-na md60-DIN-su-E DUMU ša₂ mḫa-an-ni-ʾi lu₂KUŠ.<SAR> a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂

o 1212

it-ta-din KU₃.BABBAR a₄ 17 GIN₂ bab-ba-nu-u₂ ŠAM₂ ki-šub-ba-a

(o 12) That silver, 17 high quality šekels, is the complete price of that undeveloped plot. Illut-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, received all of the silver from Anu-balassu-iqbi, son of Hanni. He is paid.

o 1313

MU-MEŠ TIL-MEŠ ka-sap TIL-MEŠ mil-lu-ut-d60 DUMU ša₂ mki-din-d60

o 1414

ina ŠU-MIN md60-DIN-su-E DUMU ša₂ mḫa-⸢an⸣-ni-ʾi ma-ḫir e-⸢ṭir

o 1515

U₄-MEŠ pa-qa-ri ana muḫ-ḫi ki-šub-ba-a MU-MEŠ [it-tab-šu-u₂]

(o 15) Should there come forth a claim concerning that undeveloped plot, Illut-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, will clear [it] of claims 12-fold in perpetuity, and will pay it to Anu-balassu-iqbi, son of Hanni. The undeveloped plot belongs to Anu-balassu-iqbi, son of Hanni, in perpetuity.

Reverse
r 1r 1

[mil-lu-ut-d60 DUMU ša₂ mki-din-d60 a-di 12-TA.AM₃]

r 22

u₂-mar-raq-ma [a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ a-na md60-DIN-su-E DUMU ša₂]

r 33

mḫa-an-ni-ʾi i-[nam-din ki-šub-ba ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E]

r 44

DUMU ša₂ mḫa-an-ni-ʾi a⸣-[na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ šu-u₂]

(witnesses)
r 55

lu₂mu-kin₇ [...]

(r 5) Witnesses:

r 66

md60-⸢ŠEŠ⸣-MEŠ-MU DUMU [x]

(r 6) Anu-ahhe-iddin, son of [...]; Anu-zer-iddin, son of Ša-Anu-iššu, descendant of Hunzu; Ina-qibit-Anu, son of [...]-x-iddin, descendant of Hunzu; Nanaya-iddin, son of Anu-zer-iddin, descendant of Ahʾutu; Anu-ab-uṣur, son of Mannu-iqapu, descendant of Kuri; Nidintu-Ištar, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Kuri; Anu-belšunu, son of Tanittu-Anu [...]; Belšunu, son of Ina-qibit-Anu [...].

r 77

md60-⸢NUMUN⸣-MU DUMU ša₂ [mša₂-d60]-⸢-šu-u₂ [A m]⸢ḫun-zu⸣-[u₂]

r 88

mina-qi₂-bit-d60 DUMU ša₂ m[x]-⸢x⸣-MU A mḫun-⸢zu⸣-[u₂]

r 99

mdna-na-a-MU DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-[tu₂]

r 1010

md60-AD-URI₃ DUMU ša₂ mman-nu-i-qa-pu A mkur-i

r 1111

mni-din-tu₄-dINANA DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 A mkur-i

r 1212

md60-EN-šu₂-nu DUMU ša₂ mta-nit⸣-[tu₄]-⸢d60⸣ [...]

r 1313

mdEN-šu₂-nu DUMU ša₂ mina-qi₂-bit-[d60 ...]

(colophon)
r 1414

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu lu₂UMBISAG DUMU ša₂ mri-⸢ḫat⸣-[d60 A md30-TI-ER₂]

(r 14) Anu-ah-ittannu, scribe, son of Rihat-Anu, descendant of Sin-leqi-unninni. Uruk. Addaru. 10th day. 60th year, [...].

r 1515

UNUGki itiŠE U₄ 10-KAM MU 60 [x-KAM ... LUGAL]

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

[un]-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Nidintu-Ištar

seal impression
t.e. i 22

mni-din-tu₄-dINANA

Column ii
(signature)
t.e. ii 11

un-qa

(t.e. ii 1) Ring of Belšunu

seal impression
t.e. ii 22

mdEN⸣-šu₂-nu

Column iii
(signature)
t.e. iii 11

un-[qa]

(t.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-ab-uṣur

seal impression destroyed
t.e. iii 22

md60-⸢AD⸣-[URI₃]

Bottom
Column i
(signature)
b.e. i 11

un-qa

(b.e. i 1) Ring of [...]

seal impression partially destroyed
b.e. i 22

[x]

Column ii
(signature)
b.e. ii 11

un-qa

(b.e. ii 1) Ring of [...]

seal impression partially destroyed
b.e. ii 22

[x]

Left
Column i
(signature)
l.e. i 11

[un]-qa

(l.e. i 1) Ring of Nanaya-iddin

seal impression
l.e. i 22

mdna-na-a-MU

Column ii
(signature)
l.e. ii 11

un-qa

(l.e. ii 1) Ring of Ina-qibit-Anu

seal impression
l.e. ii 22

mina-qi₂-bit-d60

Column iii
(signature)
l.e. iii 11

un-[qa]

(l.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-ahhe-iddin

seal impression
l.e. iii 22

md60-ŠEŠ-MEŠ-MU

Right
Column i
(signature)
r.e. i 11

un-qa

(r.e. i 1) Ring of Illut-Anu, seller of that undeveloped plot

seal impression partially destroyed
r.e. i 22

[mil-lu-ut-d60] lu₂na-din-an-na ki⸣-[šub-ba MU-MEŠ]

1all restorations M. Jursa, Iraq 59 (1997) 118