OECT 09, 41 [Division of shares in inheritance]

Obverse
o 1o 1

imDUB ḪA.LA ša₂ md60—ŠEŠ-MEŠMU mki-[din]-⸢d⸣60 u₃ mdUTUMUnu DUMU-MEŠ! ša₂! mBAD₄-dGAŠAN ina mil-⸢ki

(o 1) The tablet of the division of Anu-ahhe-iddin, Kidin-Anu, and Šamaš-ittannu, sons of Dannat-Belti. On the advice of Dannat-Belti, their father, son of Nanaya-iddin, descendant of Luštammar-Adad, on the 15th day of Nisannu, the 103rd year Antiochus and Antiochus (were) kings, of their own free will, they made a division in perpetuity of the built houses that (are held) jointly between them.

o 22

ša₂ mBAD₄-⸢dGAŠAN AD⸣-šu₂-nu DUMU ša₂ mdna-[na]-a-MU A mlu--tam-mardIŠKUR ina E₂-MEŠ ep₂-šu-u₂-⸢tu₂

o 33

ša₂ bi-rit-šu₂-nu ina itiBARA₂ U₄ ⸢15⸣-KAM₂ MU 103-KAM₂ man-ti-ʾi-i-ku-su u man-ti-ʾi-ku-su LUGAL⸣-[MEŠ]

o 44

ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂-nu KI a-ḫa-⸢miš a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ i-zu-zu-ʾu


o 55

-kun-nu mki-dind60 u₃ mdUTUMUnu a-na ḪA.LA ša₂ md60—ŠEŠ-MEŠMU ŠEŠ-šu₂-nu E₂ ep₂-šu₂ ša₂ ina

(o 5) Kidin-Anu and Šamaš-ittannu allošated as the share of Anu-ahhe-iddin, their brother: the built house that is in the Ištar Gate distrišt that is within Uruk: 25 cubits (being) the upper length to the west, next to the jointly held out-building and access-way, and next to the share of Nanaya-iddin, his brother; 25 cubits, the lower length to the east, next to the house of Anu-ahhe-iddin, son Arad-Ninurta; 10 cubits, the upper width to the north, next to the house of Ina-qibit-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, descendant of Kuri; 11 cubits, the lower width to the south, next to the house (that is) the share of Nanaya-iddin, his brother; the total of 25 cubits in length and 15 cubits in width being the measurement of that house ---- that house, as little or as much as there is, all of it, this is the share of Anu-ahhe-iddin, the eldest brother.

o 66

KA₂.GAL dINANA ša₂ qe₂-reb UNUGki 25⸣ KUŠ₃ US₂ ANu₂ tu₁₅MAR.TU DA E₂ a-su-up-pu ša₂ bi-rit-šu₂-nu u mu-⸢ṣu-u₂

o 77

ša₂ bi-rit⸣-šu₂-nu u DA ḪA.LA ša₂ mdna-na-aMU ŠEŠ-šu₂ 25 KUŠ₃ US₂ <<KI>> KIu₂ tu₁₅KUR.RA DA E₂ md60—ŠEŠ-MEŠMU

o 88

DUMU ša₂ mARAD⸣-dMAŠ 10 KUŠ₃ SAG.KI AN.TA tu₁₅SI.SA₂ DA E₂ mina-qi₂-bitd60 DUMU ša₂ mki-dind60 A mkur-i 11 KUŠ₃ SAG.KI

o 99

KI.TA tu₁₅U₁₈.LU DA E₂ ḪA.LA ša₂ mdna-na-aMU ŠEŠ-šu₂ ŠU.NIGIN 25 KUŠ₃ US₂ u! 15 KUŠ₃ SAG.KI 1

o 1010

[mi-šiḫ]-tu₄ E₂ MU-MEŠ E₂ <MU>-MEŠ i-ṣi u ma-a-du ma-la ba-šu-u₂ gab-bi an-na-a ḪA.LA ša₂ md60—ŠEŠ-MEŠMU; lu₂ŠEŠ GAL


o 1111

E₂ ep₂⸣-šu₂ ša₂ ina KIti₃ KA₂.⸢GAL dINANA ša₂ qe₂⸣-reb UNUGki US₂ ANu₂ tu₁₅SI.SA₂ DA SILA qat₂-nu mu-taq UN-MEŠ

(o 11) The built house that is in the Ištar Gate distrišt that is within Uruk: the upper length to the north next to the narrow street, "Thoroughfare of the People"; the lower length to the south next to the house of Rihat-Anu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, the leatherworker; the upper width to the west next to the house of Kidin-Anu, son of Anu-ahhe-iddin, descendant of Hunzu, the lower width to the east next to the house of Rihat-Anu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, the leatherworker; the total of the lengths and widths, the measurements of that house ---- that house, as little or as much as there is, all of it, is šertainly the share of Kidin-Anu, their brother.

o 1212

US₂ KIu₂ tu₁₅U₁₈.LU DA E₂ mri-ḫatd60 DUMU ša₂ md60—ŠEŠMUnu lu₂AŠGAB SAG.KI AN.TA tu₁₅4

o 1313

DA E₂ mki-dind60 DUMU ša₂ md60—ŠEŠ-MEŠMU A mḫun-zu-u₂ SAG.KI KI.TA tu₁₅3 DA E₂

o 1414

mri-ḫatd60 DUMU ša₂ md60—ŠEŠMUnu lu₂AŠGAB ŠU.NIGIN US₂-MEŠ u SAG.KI mi-šiḫ-tu₄ E₂ MU-MEŠ

o 1515

E₂ MU-MEŠ i-ṣi u ma-a-du ma-la ba-šu-u₂ gab-bi an-na-a ḪA.LA ša₂ mki-dind60 ŠEŠ-šu₂-nu


o 1616

E₂ ep₂-šu₂ sip-pi rak-⸢su E₂ ru-gu-bu gišIG gišsi-kur kun-nu KIti₃ KA₂.GAL dINANA ša₂ qe₂-reb UNUGki

(o 16) The built house, (with) the intašt door frame, an upper story, the door and bolts installed, (in) the city quarter of the Ištar Gate that is within Uruk: the upper length to the north next to the house of Halil-Anu, son of Rihat-Anu; the lower length to the south next to the narrow street, "Thoroughfare of the People," the upper width to the west next to the access-way of Anu-ah-ittannu, [son of] Anu-uballiṭ, the gardener, and next to the access-way of the storehouses of Anu; the lower width to the east next to the narrow street, "Thoroughfare of the People"; the total of lengths and widths, the measurement of that house ---- that [house], as little or as much as there is, all of it, this is the share of Šamaš-ittannu, [...]

o 1717

US₂ ANu₂ tu₁₅SI.SA₂ DA E₂ mḫa-lil₂d60 DUMU ša₂ mri-ḫatd60 US₂ KIu₂ tu₁₅U₁₈.LU

o 1818

DA SILA qat₂⸣-nu mu-taq-qa UN-MEŠ SAG.KI AN.TA tu₁₅MAR.TU DA mu-ṣu-u₂ ša₂ md60—ŠEŠMUnu

o 1919

[DUMU] ša₂ md60—DINiṭ lu₂NU-KIRI₆ u DA mu-⸢ṣu⸣-u₂ ša₂ E₂-MEŠ NIG₂.GA d60 SAG.KI KI⸣.TA tu₁₅KUR.RA

o 2020

DA SILA qat₂-nu mu-taq-qa UN-MEŠ ŠU.NIGIN US₂-MEŠ u SAG.KI-MEŠ mi-šiḫ-tu₄ E₂ MU-MEŠ

o 2121

[E₂] MU-MEŠ i-ṣi u ma-a-du ma-la ba-šu-u₂ gab-bi an-na-<<na>>-a <<MU>> ḪA.LA ša₂

Reverse
r 1r 1

mdUTUMUnu x [... md]⸢UTU⸣-MUnu a-⸢na [x x x x x]-šu₂

(r 1) Šamaš-ittannu, to [... ... he will] pay in full. [...] and if [... he] will pay [...].

r 22

[... u₂]-šal-lim x [x x x] u ki-i

r 33

[...] i-nam-din


r 44

[...] i-ra-gu-[mu]

(r 4) [...] they will raise a claim [...] share [...]

r 55

[...] x da x

r 66

[...] ri? [...]

r 77

[...] ḪA.LA [...]

remainder of reverse destroyed
(sealings)
Top
Column i
(signature)
t.e. i 11

[un]-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Dannat-Belti, their father

seal impression
t.e. i 22

[m]⸢BAD₄⸣-dGAŠAN AD-šu₂-nu

Column ii
(signature)
t.e. ii 11

[un-qa]

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

seal impression
t.e. ii 22

mni-din-tu₄d60

Column iii
(signature)
t.e. iii 11

[un-qa]

(t.e. iii 1) [Ring of] Dumqi-Anu

seal impression
t.e. iii 22

mdum-qi₂d60

Column iv
(signature)
t.e. iv 11

[un-qa]

(t.e. iv 1) [Ring of] Ša-Anu-iššu

seal impression
t.e. iv 22

mša₂d60—-šu-u₂

Bottom
Column i
(signature)
b.e. i 11

un-qa

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

seal impression
b.e. i 22

m[...]

Column ii
(signature)
b.e. ii 11

un-qa

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

seal impression damaged
b.e. ii 22

[x]

Column iii
(signature)
b.e. iii 11

un-qa

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

seal impression destroyed
b.e. iii 22

[x]

Column iv
(signature)
b.e. iv 11

un-qa

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

seal impression destroyed
b.e. iv 22

[x]

Left
Column i
(signature)
l.e. i 11

[un-qa]

(l.e. i 1) [Ring of] of Anu-ušallim

seal impression
l.e. i 22

md60—GI

Column ii
(signature)
l.e. ii 11

[un-qa]

(l.e. ii 1) [Ring of] Nanaya-iddin

seal impression
l.e. ii 22

mdna-⸢na-aMU

Column iii
(signature)
l.e. iii 11

[un-qa]

(l.e. iii 1) [Ring of] Lišer

seal impression
l.e. iii 22

m ⸢liGIŠ

Column iv
(signature)
l.e. iv 11

[un-qa]

(l.e. iv 1) [Ring of] Labaši

seal impression
l.e. iv 22

mla-ba-ši

Column v
(signature)
l.e. v 11

un⸣-qa

(l.e. v 1) [Ring of] Anu-šum-lišir

seal impression
l.e. v 22

md60—MUGIŠ

Right
Column i
(signature)
r.e. i 11

[un-qa]

(r.e. i 1) [Ring of] Kidin-Anu

seal impression damaged
r.e. i 22

mBARA₂d⸢60⸣

Column ii
(signature)
r.e. ii 11

[un-qa]

(r.e. ii 1) [Ring of] Šamaš-ittannu

seal impression destroyed
r.e. ii 22

mdUTUMUnu

1u = LIŠ on copy. McEwan, BSOAS 47, p. 214 n. 13, takes LIŠ as dittography of last element of preceding UŠ.