O. BM EA 05861
Other nos.: -
Description: Limestone, 12 x 15.6 cm. Inscribed on two sides in black ink, obverse drawings , workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numerals(?), reverse drawings , workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numerals(?). Top obverse = top reverse. Damaged: top corner of beginning and end of obverse 1 chipped off, beginning of obverse 3 lost, top of beginning of reverse 1 chipped off.
Classification: account(?)
Keywords: -
Provenance: Acquired by the British Museum in 1823 (H. Salt collection); mark: 5861.
Publication: Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 21, pl. 45 (photographs, description, transcription, commentary); Birch, Inscriptions in the Hieratic and Demotic Character , 5, pl. VI (description, facsimile).
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 or dyn. 20 (Demaree).
Contents: Drawings of pieces of furniture with workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numerals(?); see Remarks.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Content(s): for similar representations, cf. O. Turin N. 57140, O. Turin N. 57141, O. Turin 57523, O. Munich 0398 obverse, O. Medelhavsmuseet MM 14129. Demaree Ramesside Ostraca , 21.

Record last updated 2007-11-08

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