VDI 1955/4, 1 [Sale of slave]

Obverse
o 1o 1

fḫa⸣-an-na DUMU.MUNUS ša₂ mtat⸣-[tan-nu-d]⸢na⸣-na-a ina ḫu-ud lib₃-bi-šu₂ mki⸣-[din-d60 lu₂ARAD-su]

(o 1) Hanna, daughter of Tattannu-Nanaya, voluntarily sold in perpetuity to Nanaya-iddin, son of Tanittu-Anu, descendant of Ahʾutu, for the complete price of three mina of refined silver, her slaves, Kidin-Anu, Anu-ah-ittannu, Tattannu-Nanaya, Anu-uballiṭ, Labaši, and her maid-servant Ana-rabut-Nanaya, a total of six slaves whose right hands are marked with the name of Hanna, daugher of Tattannu-Nanaya.

o 22

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu lu₂ARAD-su mtat-tan-nu-dna-[na]-a lu₂ARAD-su md60-⸢DINiṭ lu₂ARAD-su

o 33

mla-ba-ši lu₂ARAD-su fana-GAL-dna-na-a [GEME₂]-⸢su PAP 6-TA lu₂aš₂-⸢ta⸣-[pir]

o 44

ša₂ ŠU-MIN 15-šu₂-nu a-na MU ša₂ fḫa-an-na-a DUMU.MUNUS ša₂ mtat-tan-nu-dna-na-a šaṭ⸣-[rat a]-⸢na

o 55

3 [MA.NA] KU₃.BABBAR qa-lu-u₂ a-na ŠAM₂ [TIL-MEŠ] a-na mdna-na-a-MU DUMU ša₂

o 66

mta⸣-[nit]-⸢tu₄⸣-[d60 A mŠEŠ]-⸢ʾu⸣-u₂-tu a-⸢na [u₄-mu ṣa-a]-⸢tu₄ [ta]-⸢ta-din KU₃.BABBAR a₄

(o 6) Those three mina of refined silver --- the price of those servants: Kidin-Anu, Anu-ah-ittannu, Tattannu-Nanaya, Anu-uballiṭ, Labaši, and her maid-servant Ana-rabut-Nanaya. Hanna, daughter of Tattannu-Nanaya --- Hanna has received from Nanaya-iddin, son of Tanittu-Anu, descendant of Ahʾutu; she is paid.

o 77

3 MA.NA qa-lu⸣-u₂ ŠAM₂ mki-din-⸢d60 m⸣[d60-ŠEŠ-MUnu m]tat-tan-nu-dna-na-a

o 88

md60-DINiṭ mla-ba-ši u fana-GAL-dna-[na-a LU₂-ut-ti₃ MU-MEŠ f]⸢ḫa⸣-an-na-a DUMU⸣.[MUNUS ša₂]

o 99

mtat-tan-nu-dna-na-a ina ŠU-MIN mdna-⸢na⸣-[a-MU DUMU] ša₂ mta-nit-tu₄-d⸣[60 A mŠEŠ]-⸢ʾu⸣-u₂-[tu]

o 1010

[maḫ]-⸢rat e-ṭir-tu₄ u₄-mu pa-qa-ri [a-na muḫ-ḫi] mki-⸢din⸣-[d60] m[d60-ŠEŠ]-⸢MU⸣[nu]

(o 10) Should a claim arise concerning those slaves --- Kidin-Anu, Anu-ah-ittannu, Tattannu-Nanaya, Anu-uballiṭ, Labaši, and her maid-servant Ana-rabut-Nanaya, Hanna, daughter of Tattannu-Nanaya --- Hanna, daughter of Tattannu-Nanaya, will clear (it) and pay Nanaya-iddin, son of Tanittu-Anu, descendant of Ahʾutu.

o 1111

[mtat]-tan-nu-dna-na-a m[d60]-⸢DINiṭ mla-⸢ba⸣-[ši] u fana-GAL-[dna-na-a LU₂-ut]-⸢ti₃ MU⸣-MEŠ

o 1212

[it-tab]-šu-u₂ fḫa-an-na-a DUMU.MUNUS [ša₂ mtat-tan]-⸢nu⸣-dna-na-a tu-mar-raq-ma

o 1313

a-na mdna-na-a-⸢MU [DUMU ša₂] mta-nit-tu₄-d60⸣ A mŠEŠ-ʾu-[u₂]-⸢tu ta-nam-⸢din pu-ut

(o 13) Hanna, daughter of Tattannu-Nanaya, in perpetuity bears responsibility (for assuring that) those slaves are not (of the status of) temple oblates, šušānu, mār banê, royal servants, the cavalry, or the chariotry. Hanna, daughter of Tattannu-Nanaya (further) bears, in perpetuity, responsibility (against) the flight of those slaves --- Kidin-Anu, Anu-ah-ittannu, Tattannu-Nanaya, Anu-uballiṭ, Labaši, and Ana-rabut-Nanaya.

o 1414

la lu₂šir₃-ku-u₂-tu₂ la lu₂šu⸣-[ša₂-nu]-u₂-tu₂ la lu₂DUMU DU₃u₂-tu₂ la lu₂ARAD LUGAL⸣[u₂-]⸢tu₂

o 1515

la E₂ ANŠE.KUR.RA u la E₂ gišGIGIR LU₂-ut⸣-ti₃ MU-MEŠ a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₄

o 1616

fḫa-an-na-a na⸣-[ša₂]-⸢at pu-⸢ut [la ḫa-la-qa mki]-din-d60 md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu

o 1717

mtat-tan-nu-dna-na⸣-[a md]⸢60⸣-DINiṭ m[la-ba-ši u] fana-GAL-dna-na-a LU₂-ut-ti₃ MU-MEŠ

o 1818

a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₄ fḫa⸣-an-na-a DUMU.⸢MUNUS [ša₂ m]⸢tat⸣-tan-nu-dna-na-a na-ša₂-at

Reverse
(witnesses)
r 11

lu₂mu-kin₇

(r 1) Witnesses: Anu-zer-iddin, son of Anu-uballiṭ, descendant of Šumati. Nidintu-Anu, son of Širki-Anu, descendant of Sin-leqi-unninni. Anu-bullissu,son of Eriba, descendant of Iddin-Amurru. Anu-uballiṭ, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Ahʾutu. Anu-uballiṭ, son of Iqiša, descendant of Ahʾutu.

r 22

md60-NUMUN-MU DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ A mMU-MEŠ mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ mšir₃-ki-d60

r 33

A md30-TI-ER₂ md60-DIN-su DUMU ša₂ mSUa A mMU-dKUR-GAL md60-DINiṭ

r 44

DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu md60-DINiṭ DUMU ša₂ mBAša₂-a A mŠEŠ-⸢ʾu⸣-u₂-tu

r 55

mni-din-⸢tu₄⸣-d60 DUMU ša₂ mla-ba-ši A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu mina-⸢qi₂⸣-bit-d60 DUMU ša₂

(r 5) Nidintu-Anu, son of Labaši, descendant of Ahʾutu. Ina-qibit-Anu, son of Kidin-Anu, descendant of Ekur-zakir. Anu-iqišanni, son of Tanittu-Anu, descendant of Ahʾutu. Ṭabiya son of Apla. Bel-ab-uṣur, son of Nadin. Sin-belšunu, son of Sin-ah-iddin. Nanaya-iddin, son of Kidin-Ištar.

r 66

mki-⸢din⸣-[d]⸢60 A mE₂.KUR-za-kir md60-BAša₂-an-nu DUMU ša₂ mta-nit⸣-tu₄-d60

r 77

A mŠEŠ-ʾu-u₂-tu mDU₁₀.GA-ia DUMU ša₂ map-la-a mdEN-AD-URI₃ DUMU ša₂

r 88

mna-din md30-⸢EN⸣-[šu₂]-⸢nu DUMU ša₂ md30-[ŠEŠ]-⸢MU mdna-na-a-MU A mki-din-dINANA

uninscribed gap
(colophon)
r 99

md60-⸢EN-šu₂-nu lu₂UMBISAG DUMU [ša₂] mKI-d[...] UNUGki itiKIN U₄ 10-KAM₂ MU 15-KAM₂ mse-lu-ku LUGAL

(r 9) Anu-belšunu, scribe, son of Itti-[...]. (Written in) Uruk. The tenth day of Ululu, the fifteenth year, Seleucus (was) king.

Top
Column i
(signature)
t.e. i 11

na₄KIŠIB

(t.e. i 1) Seal (of) Anu-uballiṭ

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0558)
t.e. i 22

[md]60-DINiṭ

Column ii
(signature)
t.e. ii 11

[na₄]⸢KIŠIB

(t.e. ii 1) Seal (of) Anu-iqišanni

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0061:A)
t.e. ii 22

md60-BAša₂-an-nu

Column iii
(signature)
t.e. iii 11

na₄KIŠIB

(t.e. iii 1) Seal (of) Nidintu-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0616:D)
t.e. iii 22

m⸣[ni-din]-⸢tu₄-d60⸣

Column iv
(signature)
t.e. iv 11

na₄KIŠIB

(t.e. iv 1) Seal (of) Anu-zer-iddin

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0616:C)
t.e. iv 22

md60-NUMUN-MU

Bottom
Column i
(signature)
b.e. i 11

NA₄.KIŠIB

(b.e. i 1) Seal (of) Bel-ab-uṣur

seal impression
b.e. i 22

mdEN⸣-AD-URI₃

Column ii
(signature)
b.e. ii 11

na₄KIŠIB

(b.e. ii 1) Seal (of) Ṭabiya

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0916:C)
b.e. ii 22

mDU₁₀.GA⸣-ia

Column iii
(signature)
b.e. iii 11

na₄KIŠIB

(b.e. iii 1) Seal (of) Anu-bullissu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0873)
b.e. iii 22

md60-DIN-su

Column iv
(signature)
b.e. iv 11

na₄KIŠIB

(b.e. iv 1) Seal (of) Ina-qibit-Anu

seal impression
b.e. iv 22

mina-qi₂-bit-d60

Left
Column i
l.e. i 1l.e. i 1

na₄KIŠIB

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0297:A = AUWE 20, *58-07)
l.e. i 22

[mdna]-⸢na⸣-a-MU

Column ii
(signature)
l.e. ii 11

na₄KIŠIB

(l.e. ii 1) Seal (of) Sin-belšunu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0616:E)
l.e. ii 22

md30-EN-šu₂-nu

Column iii
(signature)
l.e. iii 11

na₄KIŠIB

(l.e. iii 1) Seal (of) Anu-uballiṭ

seal impression
l.e. iii 22

md60-DINiṭ

Column iv
(signature)
l.e. iv 11

na₄[KIŠIB]

(l.e. iv 1) Seal (of) Nidintu-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 19, 0916:B)
l.e. iv 22

mni-din-tu₄-d60

Right
r.e. 1r.e. 1

ṣu-pur fḫa-an-na-a

(r.e. 1) Nail (impression of) Hanna, the seller of those slaves.

nail impression
r.e. 22

na-din-at LU₂-ut-⸢ti₃ MU-MEŠ