O. BM EA 50731
Other nos.: -
Description: Limestone, 14.6 x 12.4 cm. Inscribed on two sides, obverse 3 vertical columns with separating lines containing workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') in red ink and some signs and dots in black ink, reverse workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numerals in red ink and black ink. Top obverse = top reverse(?). Damaged: top of obverse columns 2-3 lost, bottom of obverse columns 2-3 lost, reverse partly effaced.
Classification: account
Keywords: -
Provenance: Purchased by the British Museum in 1912 from M. Mohassib; mark: 50731 1912 2-10 71.
Publication: Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 34, pls. 129-130 (photographs, description, transcription, commentary).
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 or dyn. 20 (Demaree).
Contents: An account(?); see Remarks.
Terminology: dmD (rev.)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Content(s): for references to similar ostraca with workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') , cf. Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 34.

Record last updated 2005-12-01

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