O. Ashmolean Museum 1945.39
Other nos.: HO 72, 1
  
Description: Limestone, 19.5 x 15 cms (if facsimile in Hieratic Ostraca is on scale of 1:1). Two sides; obverse: heading of two lines above two columns of eleven lines; reverse: ten lines; blank space between lines 6 and 7. Black ink. Complete. Top obverse = top reverse (?).
Classification: account : payment - transfer
Keywords: basketry - beer - bread - cakes - donkey - grain - guard post - house - junior - metalwork - offering - passing (guard posts) - payment - storehouse - textile - tomb (private) - water - woodwork - yarn - tnrk
Provenance: No indication
Publication: Černý-Gardiner, Hieratic Ostraca , 21 (description) and pl. 72-72A no. 1 (facsimile, transcription); Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 24-26 no. 4 (translation, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 587-588 (transcription); Sweeney, JEA 84 (1998), 105-106 (translation and commentary of reverse); McDowell, Village Life in Ancient Egypt , 34-35 no. 9 (translation obv. 20 - rev. 10 )
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III ( Kitchen )
Contents: Personal account of the goods and services rendered by 3nmw-ms to Rt , i.a. repairs of the latter's house and tomb and harbouring his wife for sixty days.
Terminology: ir n (obv. II 6, 7); r di.t rx=tw ix.t nb rdy.t NN n NN m Sb.t (obv. 1-2)
Names/Titles: MnnA (rev. 7); Nb-wnn=f (obv. II 4); Rt (obv. 2); 3nmw-ms (obv. 1)
Remarks: -

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