VS 15, 12 [Sale of property]

Obverse
o 1o 1

[mki-tu]-d60 DUMU ša₂ mil-lut-d60 lu₂AZLAG ina ḫu-⸢ud lib₃-bi⸣-[šu₂ E₂-su ep-šu₂ E₂ KIŠIB-šu₂]

(o 1) [Kittu]-Anu, son of Illut-Anu, a fuller, voluntarily sold [his built house, his bīt ritti in the city quarter] of the "Seventh Corner", property of Anu, which is within Uruk: the upper length to the north is adjacent to the house of Ade[šu-ṭabat], daughter of Anu-balassu-iqbi, a fisherman, (the house) which Dumqi-Anu, son of Anu-ah-utir, [a carpenter], now holds and (which is) adjacent to the house of Anu-mar-ittannu, a workman of the house of the gods; the lower south length (is) the bank of the Ištar Canal; the upper west width (is) adjacent to the house of Tattannu-Nanaya, slave of Kephalon, son of Anu-balassu-iqbi, and adjacent to the house of Nidintu-šarri, son of Sumuttu-Anu, slave of the sons of Anu-belšunu, son of Anu-balassu-iqbi; the lower east width (is) adjacent to the narrow street, "Bank of the Ištar Canal"---(these are the) total measurements of the lengths and widths of that house--- as little and as much exists, all of that house, for one-third mina and five shekels of refined silver, high quality staters of Seleucus, as the complete price, to Kittu-Anu, son of Anu-zer-iddin, son of Rihat-Anu, in perpetuity.

o 22

[ina KIti₃] UB 7 NIG₂.GA d60 ša₂ qe₂-reb UNUGki US₂ ANu₂ tu₁₅SI.SA₂ DA E₂ fa-de-aš₂-šu₂⸣-[DU₁₀.GA] 1

o 33

DUMU.MUNUS ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E lu₂ŠU.ḪA ša₂ en-na in-ga-a mdum-qi₂-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GUR lu₂⸣[NAGAR]

o 44

ku⸣-u₂-lu-u DA E₂ md60-DUMU-MUnu lu₂<e>-piš dul-lu ša₂ E₂ DINGIR-MEŠ US₂ KIu₂ tu₁₅U₁₈⸣.[LU] 2

o 55

GU₂ ID₂-dINANA SAG.KI AN.TA tu₁₅MAR.TU DA E₂ mtat-tan-nu-dna-na-a lu₂ARAD

o 66

ša₂ mqe₂-ep-lu-u₂ DUMU ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E u DA E₂ mni-din-tu₄-LUGAL DUMU ša₂ msu-mut-tu₄-d60

o 77

lu₂ARAD ša₂ DUMU-MEŠ ša₂ md60-EN-šu₂-nu DUMU ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E SAG.KI KI.TA tu₁₅KUR.RA DA SILA qat₂-nu

o 88

mu-rad ID₂-dINANA ŠU.NIGIN US₂-MEŠ u SAG.KI-MEŠ mi-šiḫ-tu₄ E₂ MU-MEŠ

o 99

E₂ MU-MEŠ i-ṣi u ma-a-du ma-la ba-šu-u₂ gab-bi a-na 1/3 MA.NA 5 GIN₂ KU₃.BABBAR

o 1010

qa-lu-u₂ is-ta-tir-ra-nu ša₂ mse-lu-ku bab-ba-nu-u₂-tu₂ a-na ŠAM₂ TIL-MEŠ

o 1111

a-na mki-tu-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU DUMU ša₂ mri-ḫat-d60 a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ it-ta-din

o 1212

KU₃.BABBAR a₄ 1/3 MA.NA 5 GIN₂ ŠAM₂ E₂ MU-MEŠ gam-ru mki-tu-d60 DUMU ša₂ mil-lut-d60

(o 12) Kittu-Anu, son of Illut-Anu, received that silver, the one-third mina and five shekels, the complete price of that house, from Kittu-Anu, son of Anu-zer-iddin; he is paid.

o 1313

ina ŠU-MIN mki-tu-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU ma-ḫir e-ṭir₃ u₄-mu pa-qa-ri a-na muḫ-ḫi

(o 13) Should a claim concerning that house arise, Ṭalattaʾ, son of Anu-uballiṭ, a fuller, will clear it and will pay the 12-fold penalty to Kittu-Anu, son of Anu-zer-iddin, in perpetuity.

o 1414

E₂ MU-MEŠ it-tab-šu-u₂ mṭa-la-at-ta-ʾa DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ lu₂AZLAG a-di

o 1515

12-TA.AM₃ u₂-mar-raq-ma a-na mki-tu-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂

o 1616

i-nam-din pu-u₂-ut a-ḫa-a-miš a-na mu-ur-qu ša₂ E₂ MU-MEŠ mki-tu-d60 lu₂na-din-na

(o 16) Kittu-Anu, the seller of that house, and Ṭalattaʾ, the guarantor of that house, mutually [bear] responsibility for the clearing of that house for Kittu-Anu, son of Anu-zer-iddin, son of Ri[hat-Anu], in perpetuity.

o 1717

E₂ MU-MEŠ u mṭa-la-at-ta-ʾa DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ lu₂mu-mar-raq-an E₂ MU-MEŠ

o 1818

[a]-⸢na mki-tu-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU DUMU ša₂ mri-ḫat-d60 a-na u₄-mu ṣa-a-⸢tu₂ [na-šu-u₂]

o 1919

[E₂ MU]-⸢MEŠ ša₂ mki-tu-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-NUMUN-MU DUMU ša₂ mri⸣-[ḫat-d60] 3

(o 19) That house belong to Kittu-Anu, son of Anu-zer-iddin, son of Rihat-Anu, in perpetuity.

Reverse
r 1r 1

[a]-⸢na u₄-mu ṣa-a-tu₂ šu-u₂

(witnesses)
r 22

lu₂mu-kin₇ mni-din-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ mta-nit-tu₄-d60 DUMU ša₂ mup-pu-lu A mŠEŠ⸣-[ʾu-u₂-tu]

(r 2) Witnesses: Nidintu-Anu, son of Tanittu-Anu, son of Uppulu, descendant of Ah['utu]

r 33

md60-ŠEŠ-MEŠ-MU DUMU ša₂ md60-GI DUMU ša₂ mNUMUN-ia!(i) A mŠU-d60

(r 3) Anu-ahhe-iddin, son of Anu-ušallim, son of Zeriya, descendant of Gimil-Anu

r 44

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu DUMU ša₂ md60-DIN-su-E DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-GAL₂ši A mE₂.⸢KUR-za⸣-[kir]

(r 4) Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Anu-balassu-iqbi, son of Anu-ah-ušabši, descendant of Ekur-za[kir]

r 55

mdna-na-a-MU DUMU ša₂ mina-qi₂-bit-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-DINiṭ A mkur-i

(r 5) Nanaya-iddin, son of Ina-qibit-Anu, son of Anu-uballiṭ, descendant of Kuri

r 66

mri-ḫat-dINANA DUMU ša₂ md60-EN-šu₂-nu DUMU ša₂ mri-ḫat-dINANA A mlu--tam-mar-dIŠKUR

(r 6) Rihat-Ištar, son of Anu-belšunu, son of Rihat-Ištar, descendant of Luštammar-Adad

r 77

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-dINANA DUMU ša₂ md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu A mMU-MEŠ

(r 7) Anu-ah-ittannu, son of Nidintu-Ištar, son of Anu-ah-ittannu, descendant of Šumati

r 88

mdna-na-a-MU DUMU ša₂ mina-qi₂-bit-d60 DUMU ša₂ mil-lut-d60

(r 8) Nanaya-iddin, son of Ina-qibit-Anu, son of Illut-Anu

r 99

mki-din-d60 DUMU ša₂ md60-DIN-su DUMU ša₂ mri-ḫat-d60

(r 9) Kidin-Anu, son of Anu-bullissu, son of Rihat-Anu

about six uninscribed lines
(colophon)
r 1010

md60-BAša₂-an-ni lu₂UMBISAG lu₂GALA.MAḪ d60 DUMU ša₂ mni-din-tu₄-d60 A md30-TI-ER₂

(r 10) Anu-qišanni, scribe, chief lamentation priest of Anu, son of Nidintu-Anu, descendant of Sin-leqi-unninni. Uruk. 17th day of Nisannu, year 130, Seleucus (being) king.

r 1111

UNUGki itiBARA₂ U₄ 17-KAM₂ MU 130-KAM₂ mse-lu-ku LUGAL

Top
Column i
t.e. i 1t.e. i 1

un⸣-qa

(t.e. i 1) Ring of Rihat-Ištar

sealing partially broken
t.e. i 22

[mri]-⸢ḫat⸣-dINANA

Column ii
t.e. ii 1t.e. ii 1

un-qa

(t.e. ii 1) Ring of Anu-ah-ittannu

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-01)
t.e. ii 22

md60-ŠEŠ-MUnu

Column iii
t.e. iii 1t.e. iii 1

un-qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-02)
t.e. iii 22

[...]

Bottom
Column i
b.e. i 1b.e. i 1

un⸣-qa

(b.e. i 1) Ring of Kidin-Anu

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-05)
b.e. i 22

mki-din-d60

Column ii
b.e. ii 1b.e. ii 1

un-qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-06)
b.e. ii 22

mdna-na-a-MU

Column iii
b.e. iii 1b.e. iii 1

un-⸢qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-07)
b.e. iii 22

[...] 4

Left
Column i
l.e. i 1l.e. i 1

un-qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-08)
l.e. i 22

mni-din-tu₄-d60

Column ii
l.e. ii 1l.e. ii 1

un-qa

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

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-09)
l.e. ii 22

mdna-na-a-MU

Right
Column i
r.e. i 1r.e. i 1

un-qa mki-tu-d60

(r.e. i 1) Ring of Kittu-Anu, seller of that house

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-03)
r.e. i 22

lu₂na-din-na-an E₂ MU-MEŠ 5

Column ii
r.e. ii 1r.e. ii 1

un⸣-[qa mṭa-la-at-ta-ʾa]

(r.e. ii 1) Ring [of Ṭalattaʾ], guarantor [of that house]

(impression of seal = AUWE 20, *29-04)
r.e. ii 22

lu₂mu-[mar-raq-an E₂ MU-MEŠ] 6

1traces of signs in PN accord with duplicate Babyloniaca 8, 27-35

2For kullu, see CAD K, s.v. kullu 3 g 4', p. 515.

3KI & TU written over erasure

4PN is either {m}{d}60-ŠEŠ-MU-nu (third or sixth witness, sixth more likely) or {m}{d}60-ŠEŠ-MEŠ-MU

5Line 2 written to right of seal impression

6Line 2 written to right of seal impression