O. Ashmolean Museum 0011
Other nos.: O. Gardiner 0011; HO 25, 2
  
Description: Limestone, 19 x 11.5 cms (if facsimile in Hieratic Ostraca is on scale of 1:1). Two sides; obverse: fourteen lines; reverse: fifteen lines and one additional line above l. 5. Black ink, except reverse lines 11-13, which are for the most part in red ink. Damaged at the lower right edge of obverse. Correction by the scribe in obverse 6. Top obverse = top reverse.
Classification: account - journal : absence - event - labour - portion
Keywords: arrival - feast - grain - grain rations - inactivity - procession
Provenance: No indication
Publication: Černý-Gardiner, Hieratic Ostraca , 8 (description) and pl. 25-25A no. 2 (facsimile, transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 248-249 (transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 445-446 (outline of content)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 2 II Smw sw 13-18 (obv. 1-6); sw 21-28 (obv. 7-14); III Smw sw 1-3 (rev. 1-2); III Smw sw 14-18 (rev. 4-6); III Smw sw 21-25 (rev. 6-8); IV Smw sw 22-28 (rev. 9-11); I Ax.t sw 3-6 (rev. 11-13)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses V ( Kitchen; see Remarks ) ; year 2 Ramesses VI (Helck)
Contents: Account-journal of several tasks performed in a tomb (?), connected with burning the rock (?), listing of several feasts, a visit by the vizier and the searching for grain rations.
Terminology: iw=w wsf (rev. 2, 8); ir n (rev. 3, 8); wsf (obv. 3, 11); psi (?) (obv. 10, 13, 13);rev. 1, 1, 4, 4, 5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 9, 9, 10, 10, 11, 11, 12, 13); psi in NN (?) (obv. 1-2, 2-3, 4-5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, rev. 5); Hr.y=f Xr.y (obv. 8, 9, 10); tm psi (?) (rev. 8, ~14#); di.w (rev. ~2#); di.t di.w (rev. 12); ditto (obv. 9, 10, 10)
Names/Titles: an. (Hr.y=f ; obv. 8, 9, 10); an. (Hr.y=f dy ; obv. 13, 14); an. (TAty ; above rev. 5); Imn (deity; obv. 12); PA-TAy (obv. 6); Nfr.t-ir.y (f.; deity ; obv. 4); Nxw-m-Mw.t (obv. 2, 3, 4-5, ~5#, 7, 8, 9, 10, rev. 5); Ns-Imn (rev. ~15#); 4tX (deity ; rev. 7 (written 4ty )); 9sr.t (geo. ; above rev. 5)
Remarks: Dating: the dating of the ostracon to the end of dyn. 19 or the beginning of dyn. 20 by Krauss in GM 45 (1981), 28f., was withdrawn by him in GM 54 (1982), 53.

Record last updated 2005-05-25


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