TCL 13, 238 [Sale of shares in butcher's prebend]

Obverse
o 1o 1

[mni-din]-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ mdna-na-a-MU u mdna-na-a-MU DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ [A-MEŠ]

(o 1) Nidintu-Anu, son of Nanaya-iddin and Nanaya-iddin, son of Anu-uballiṭ, descendants of Hunzu, of their own free will, said to Anu-zer-iddin, son of Anu-x as follows: Give (us) for five years one-half of a day, in the twenty-eighth day of the entire prebend of the butcher's-prebend that is before Anu, Antu, Belet-ṣeri, Nanaya, Beltu-ša-Reš and all the gods of their temples, that (are) monthly, throughout the year -- the guqqānê offerings, the eššeššu offerings -- for prebendary service. (and) we will perform your prebendary service and whatever (else) pertains to that prebend among the Urukeans, we will give you.

o 22

mḫun-zu-u₂ ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂-nu a-na <m>d60-NUMUN-MU DUMU ša₂ md60-[...]

o 33

[iq-bu um-ma] mi-šil u₄-mu ina U₄ 28-KAM₂ GIŠ.ŠUB.BA gab-bi lu₂GIR₂.LA₂u₂-[tu₂]

o 44

IGI d60 an-tu₄ dGAŠAN-EDIN dna-na-a dGAŠAN-ša₂-SAG u DINGIR-MEŠ E₂-šu₂-nu

o 55

gab-bi ša₂ ITIus-su kal MU.AN.NA gu-uq-qa-ne₂-e U₄.EŠ₃.EŠ₃-MEŠ

o 66

a-na lu₂re-si-nu-u₂-tu₂ a-di 5-TA MU.AN.NA bi-in-nam-ma

o 77

lu₂re-si-nu-u₂-tu₂-ka ni-pu--ʾu u mim-ma gab-bi ša₂ a-na GIŠ.ŠUB.BA

o 88

MU-MEŠ ik-kaš-ši-du [lib₃-bu]-u₂ lu₂UNUGki-a-a ni-id-dak-ka u₄-mu šu-[u₂]

(o 8) At that time, Anu-zer-iddin heard him and he gave them that prebend for five [years].

o 99

md60-NUMUN-MU -mu-šu₂-u₂-ma GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ a-di 5-TA [...]

o 1010

id-dan-šu₂-nu-tu₂ pu-ut pa-laḫ₃-ḫa lu₂re-si-nu la [baṭ]-la ša₂-[ka-nu]

(o 10) Nidintu-Anu and [Nanaya-iddin] bear responsibility for five years for the performance of the prebendary service without interupption and entering into ... prebend .... Anu-zer-iddin shall have no power to dispose of that prebend until five years are completed. From Nidintu-Anu and Nanaya-iddin he shall not ... (by) Nindintu-Anu and Nanaya-iddin ... that prebend ... five years will be completed. ... and if anything causes an interruption ... they must complete whatever ... the people of the land will impose on it.

o 1111

u KU₄ a-na x [...] GIŠ.ŠUB.BA [...] mni-din-tu₄-d60 u [...]

o 1212

a-di 5-TA MU.AN.NA na-šu-u₂ [ul i-šal]-laṭ-ma md60-[NUMUN-MU]

o 1313

GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-MEŠ a-di la! MU.AN.NA 5-ta i-šal-[lim-ma ina ŠU-MIN]

o 1414

mni-din-tu₄-d60 u mdna-na-a-MU ul u₂-x-x-[...]

o 1515

mni-din-tu₄-d60 u mdna-na-a-MU GIŠ.ŠUB.BA MU-[MEŠ ...]

Reverse
r 1r 1

MU.AN.NA 5-TA i-šal-lim-ma ul [...] u ki!-i mim-ma baṭ-al!

r 22

-šak-nu GI-GI-ma mim-ma ma-[...] x UN-MEŠ ma-a-tu₂

r 33

UGU im-du-šu₂

r 44

lu₂mu-kin₇

(r 4) Witnesses:

r 55

md60-[ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši] DUMU ša₂ md60-[...] A mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 5) Anu-ah-ušabši, son of Anu-[...], descendant of Ekur-zakir

r 66

mKAR-d60 DUMU ša₂ mki-din-d60 A mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 6) Mušezib-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, descendant of Ekur-zakir

r 77

mša₂-d60--šu-u₂ DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši A mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 7) Ša-Anu-iššu, son of Anu-ah-ušabši, descendant of Ekur-zakir

r 88

mla-ba-ši DUMU ša₂ mdUTU-MUnu A mlu--tam-mar-dIŠKUR

(r 8) Labaši, son of Šamaš-ittannu, descendant of Luštammar-Adad

r 99

mša₂-d60--šu-u₂ DUMU ša₂ mdINANA-MU-MU A mḫun-zu-u₂

(r 9) Ša-Anu-iššu, son of Ištar-šum-iddin, descendant of Hunzu

r 1010

mki-din-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A mE₂.KUR-za-kir

(r 10) Kidin-Anu, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, descendant of Ekur-zakir

(colophon)
r 1111

mdum-qi₂-d60 lu₂UMBISAG DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ A md30-TI-ER₂ UNUGki itiBARA₂ U₄ 2-KAM₂

(r 11) Dumqi-Anu, scribe, son of Anu-uballiṭ, descendant of Sin-leqi-unninni. Uruk. Nisanu. 2nd day. 66th year Antiochus (being) king.

r 1212

MU 66-KAM₂ man-ti-ʾi-ku-su LUGAL

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

un-qa1

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Anu-ah-ušabši

seal impression
t.e. i 22

md60-ŠEŠ!(MU-)GAL₂ši

Column ii
(signature)
t.e. ii 11

un-qa

(t.e. ii 1) Ring of Labaši

seal impression
t.e. ii 22

mla-ba-ši

Column iii
(signature)
t.e. iii 11

un-qa

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

seal impression
t.e. iii 22

mki-din-[d60]

Bottom
Column i
(signature)
b.e. i 11

un-qa

(b.e. i 1) Ring of Ša-Anu-iššu

seal impression
b.e. i 22

mša₂-d60--šu-u₂

Column ii
(signature)
b.e. ii 11

un-qa

(b.e. ii 1) Ring of Ša-Anu-iššu

seal impression
b.e. ii 22

mša₂-d[60]--šu-u₂

Left
Column i
(signature)
l.e. i 11

un-qa

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

seal impression
l.e. i 22

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu

Column ii
(signature)
l.e. ii 11

un-qa

(l.e. ii 1) Ring of Mušezib-Anu

seal impression
l.e. ii 22

mKAR-d60

Right
Column i
(signature)
r.e. i 11

un-qa mni-din-tu₄-d60

(r.e. i 1) Ring of Nidintu-Anu, son of Nanaya-iddin

seal impression
r.e. i 22

[DUMU ša₂] dna-[na-a-MU]

Column ii
r.e. ii 1r.e. ii 1

un-qa mdna-na-[a-MU]

(r.e. ii 1) Ring of Nanaya-iddin

seal impression

1all edges identified JMonerie, 2010