O. BM EA 50733 + O. UC 32067
Other nos.: HO 19, 2; O. Petrie 30
  
Description: [Of O. Petrie 30:] Limestone, 8.9 x 11. 3 5 cm. Two sides; obverse: remains of four lines; reverse: two lines. Damaged at right edge of obverse and reverse, causing loss of writing. Top obverse = bottom reverse. [Of O. BM 50733:] Limestone, 14 x 14.2 cm. Damaged at bottom and left of the obverse, causing loss of writing. Top obverse = bottom reverse. The reconstructed piece has on the obverse two columns of seven and seven lines and on the reverse eight lines.
Classification: account - journal : expense
Keywords: construction site - gang - rope - textile - tomb (royal) - Valley of Kings - Valley of Queens - wood - work
Provenance: No indication; see Remarks
Publication: Černý-Gardiner, Hieratic Ostraca , 6 , pl. 19-19A , no. 2 ( description, facsimile and transcription of O. UC 32067 ); Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 34-35 and pl. 131-132 (description, photograph s , transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 380, 386 (translation) ; http://www.petrie.ucl.ac.uk (photographs, transcription and translation of O. UC 32067); Janssen, RdE 43 (1992), 117-122, pl. 2 (photographs, transcription, translation, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 573 and VII, 333-334 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: [...] + I pr.t sw 5 (obv. II 1); rnp.t-sp 3 II Ax.t sw 14 (rev. 6)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19, Ramesses II (Černý-Gardiner ; Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III ); Dyn. 20, year 2 Ramesses IV and year 3 Ramesses IV (Helck); year 3 Ramesses IV (Demarée); year 3 Ramesses IV and year 4 Ramesses IV (Janssen; Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII )
Contents: Expense s of wood used in the Valley of Queens and the Valley of Kings, some of it for the tomb of Ramesses I V .
Terminology: ir.t hAw (rev. 6); bAk.w (obv. II 2); hrw pn (rev. 6); hrw n ii (in hrw n ii ir.n tA is.t ; obv. II 1);
Names/Titles: nswt Wsr-mAa.t-Ra 4tp.n-Ra ( king; rev. 8); 4x.t aA.t (geo.; obv. II 2); tA 4.t Nfr.w (geo.; obv. I 1)
Remarks: Provenance: Deir el-Medina, on the basis of internal evidence (Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 34).

Record last updated 2007-08-31


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