O. BM EA 14214
Other nos.: O. BM EA 05644a
Description: Pottery sherd, 6.9 x 10.5 cm. Inscribed on one side in black ink, 4 lines consisting of workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numerals. Palimpsest(?): a trace of an old hieratic text in line 1(?). Damaged: beginnings of lines 1, 2, 4 lost, ends of all lines lost.
Classification: account(?)
Keywords: -
Provenance: Thebes. Purchased by the British Museum in 1876 from Revd. Grenville Chester.
Publication: Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 22-23, pl. 57 (photograph, description, transcription, commentary).
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 or dyn. 20 (Demaree).
Contents: An account with workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numerals (see Remarks).
Terminology: dmD (2)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Content(s): perhaps a distribution list of rations. Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 23.

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