Iraq 59, 38 [Sale of shares in allotments in cuts of meat]

Obverse
o 1o 1

mNU-TEŠ₂ A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A ša₂ md60-EN-šu₂-nu A ša₂ mni-iq-qi₂-ar-qu-su

(o 1) Labaši, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Anu-belšunu, son of Nikarchos, descendant of Ah'utu, voluntarily sold his prebend that pertains to this one-fourth of a share in one-sixth of one [day of the ... day, which is monthly,] the prebend in the loins of the bulls, sheep, birds, and [lambs, which are offered to the offering table of ...] and to the offering table of Belet-ṣeri, one-sixtieth and one-third [of one-sixtieth of one day on the ... day, which] is monthly, his prebend of the [temple] enterer of Anu and Antu [... El]lil, Papsukkal, which pertains [...] on the fourth day [...] fourth day of Ṭebetu, one-fourth of a share in one-sixth [...] the gods of Belet-ṣeri of the qayyātu grain [...] of the temple of [...] fifth day of Ululu, and [...] fifth day of [...] his share in the great sheep, which is on the sixteenth day of Ṭebetu, which [...] his prebend before the abru priest of Anu, those prebends, which are monthly throughout the year, (and) the guqqû and eššēšu offerings, and everything else which pertains to those prebends, which are with his brothers and the owners of their shares, all of it for seven shekels of high quality silver as the complete price to Ereštu-Nanaya, daughter of Tanittu-Anu, wife of Anu-belšunu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Anu-belšunu, descendant of Ah'utu, in perpetuity.

o 22

A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-⸢tu [ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂ GIŠ.ŠUB].⸢BA⸣-šu₂ ša₂ ik-kaš-ši-du-šu₂ ina re-bu-u₂ [ḪA.LA]

o 33

ina ši--šu₂ ša₂ 1⸢en [U₄ ina U₄ x-KAM ša₂ ITIus-su GIŠ.ŠUB].⸢BA⸣-šu₂ ina UZU.GIŠ.KUN-MEŠ ša₂ GU₄-⸢ḪI⸣.[A UDU-ḪI.A]

o 44

MUŠEN-ḪI.A u₃ [uduSILA₄-ḪI.A ša₂ a-na gišBANŠUR ša₂ ...] u₃ a-na gišBANŠUR ša₂ dGAŠAN-EDIN E₁₁⸣[u₂]

o 55

60ʾu-u₂ u šal-šu₂ [ina 60ʾu-u₂ ša₂ 1en U₄ ina U₄ x-KAM ša₂] ITIus-su GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-šu₂ lu₂KU₄ [E₂u₂-tu₂]

o 66

ša₂ d60 u an-⸢tu₄ [... dEN].LIL₂ dPAP.SUKKAL ša₂ ik-kaš-ši-du [...]

o 77

ina U₄ 4-KAM [x] U₄ 4⸣-KAM ša₂ itiAB re-bu-u₂ ḪA.⸢LA

o 88

ina ši--šu₂ [...] DINGIR-MEŠ ša₂ dGAŠAN-EDIN ša₂ qa-a-a-⸢tu₄ [x x]

o 99

ša₂ E₂ dx [...] x U₄ 5-KAM ša₂ itiKIN u₃ [x x]

o 1010

U₄ 5-KAM ša₂ iti⸣[x ... ḪA].LA-šu₂ ina UDU.NITA₂ GALu₂ ša₂ ina U₄ 16-[KAM]

o 1111

ša₂ itiAB ša₂ [x GIŠ.ŠUB.BA]-šu₂ ina IGI ab-ri ša₂ d60 GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ

o 1212

MU-MEŠ ša₂ ITIus-⸣[su u₃ kal] MU⸣.AN.NA gu-uq-qa-ne₂-e U₄ EŠ₃.EŠ₃-MEŠ

o 1313

u mim-ma gab-bi ša₂ a-na GIŠ.ŠUB.BA⸣-<MEŠ> MU-MEŠ ik-kaš-ši-du ša₂ KI ŠEŠ-MEŠ-šu₂ u EN-MEŠ ḪA.LA-MEŠ-šu₂

o 1414

gab-bi a-na 7 GIN₂ KU₃.BABBAR bab-ba-nu-u₂ a-na ŠAM₂ TIL-MEŠ a-na feriš-tu₄-dna-na-a

o 1515

DUMU.MUNUS ša₂ mta-nit-tu₄-d60 DAM md60-EN-šu₂-nu A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A ša₂ md60-EN-šu₂-nu

o 1616

A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ it!-ta-din KU₃.BABBAR a₄ 7 GIN₂

(o 16) That silver, the seven shekels of silver, the complete price of those prebends, Labaši, the seller of those prebends, receieved from Ereštu-Nanaya; he is paid.

o 1717

ŠAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ MU-MEŠ TIL-MEŠ mNU-TEŠ₂ lu₂na-din-na GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ MU-MEŠ

Reverse
r 1r 1

ina ŠU-MIN feriš-tu₄-dna-na-a ma-ḫir e-ṭir u₄-mu pa-qa-ri a-na muḫ-ḫi

(r 1) Should a claim concerning those prebends arise, Labaši, the seller of those prebends, will clear it, and will pay it to Ereštu-Nanaya up to twelve-fold in perpetuity.

r 22

GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ MU-MEŠ it⸣-tab-šu-u₂ mNU-TEŠ₂ lu₂na-din-na GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ MU-MEŠ u₂-mar-raq-ma

r 33

a-di 12-TA.AM₃ a-na feriš-tu₄-dna-na-a a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ i-nam-din

r 44

GIŠ.ŠUB.BA-MEŠ <<ša₂>> MU-MEŠ ša₂ feriš-tu₄-dna-na-<a> DUMU.MUNUS ša₂ mta-nit-tu₄-d60

(r 4) Those prebends belong to Ereštu-Nanaya, daughter of Tanittu-Anu, wife of Anu-belšunu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Anu-belšunu, descendant of Ah'utu, in perpetuity.

r 55

DAM md60-EN-šu₂-nu A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A ša₂ md60-EN-šu₂-nu A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu

r 66

a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ šu₂-nu

(witnesses)
r 77

lu₂mu-kin₇ mDU-A A ša₂ md60-ik-ṣur A ša₂ mBARA₂-d60 A mkur-i

(r 7) Witnesses: Mukin-apli, son of Anu-ikṣur, son of Kidin-Anu, descendant of Kuri.

r 88

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A ša₂ mBARA₂-d60 A mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 8) Nidintu-Anu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Kidin-Anu, descendant of Ekur-zakir.

r 99

mta-nit-tu₄-d60 A ša₂ md60-MUnu A ša₂ md60-AD-URI₃ A mŠU⸣-d60

(r 9) Tanittu-Anu, son of Anu-ittannu, son of Anu-ab-uṣur, descendant of Gimil-Anu.

r 1010

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu

(r 10) Nidintu-Anu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, descendant of Ah'utu.

r 1111

[m]d60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A ša₂ mša₂-d60--šu-u₂ A ša₂ mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A mḫun-zu-u₂

(r 11) Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Ša-Anu-iššu, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Hunzu.

r 1212

[m]ta-nit-tu₄-d60 A ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E A ša₂ mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A mḫun-zu-u₂

(r 12) Tanittu-Anu, son of Anu-balassu-iqbi, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Hunzu.

r 1313

[m]d60-DINiṭ A ša₂ mil-lut-d60 A ša₂ md60-DIN-su A md30-TI-ER₂

(r 13) Anu-uballiṭ, son of Illut-Anu, son of Anu-bullissu, descendant of Sin-leqi-unninni.

r 1414

[m]ina-qi₂-bit-d60 A ša₂ mNU-TEŠ₂ A ša₂ md60-GI

(r 14) Ina-qibit-Anu, son of Labaši, son of Anu-ušallim.

(colophon)
r 1515

[m]d60-EN-šu₂-nu lu₂UMBISAG A ša₂ mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60 A mE₂.KUR-za-⸢kir UNUGki

(r 15) Anu-belšunu, scribe, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Ekur-zakir. Uruk. 2nd day of Du'uzu, year 162, Alexander (being) king.

r 1616

itiŠU U₄ 2-KAM MU 162-KAM ma-lik-sa-an-⸢dar [LUGAL]

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

un-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Mukin-apli

seal impression
t.e. i 22

mDU-A

Column ii
t.e. ii 1t.e. ii 1

un-qa

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

seal impression
t.e. ii 22

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60

Column iii
t.e. iii 1t.e. iii 1

un-[qa]

(t.e. iii 1) Ring of Anu-uballiṭ

seal impression partially destroyed
t.e. iii 22

md60-DINiṭ

Bottom
Column i
b.e. i 1b.e. i 1

un-qa

(b.e. i 1) Ring of Anu-ah-ittannu

seal impression
b.e. i 22

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu

Column ii
b.e. ii 1b.e. ii 1

un⸣-qa

(b.e. ii 1) Ring of Tanittu-Anu

seal impression
b.e. ii 22

mta-⸢nit⸣-tu₄-d60

Column iii
b.e. iii 1b.e. iii 1

un-qa

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

seal impression
b.e. iii 22

mina-qi₂-bit-d60

Left
Column i
l.e. i 1l.e. i 1

un-qa

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

seal impression
l.e. i 22

mta-nit-tu₄-d60

Column ii
l.e. ii 1l.e. ii 1

un⸣-[qa]

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

seal impression partially destroyed
l.e. ii 22

mNIG₂.SUM.MU-d60

Right
r.e. 1r.e. 1

un-qa

(r.e. 1) Ring of Labaši, the seller

seal impression
r.e. 22

[mNU]-⸢TEŠ₂ lu₂na-din-na