O. BM EA 50738 obverse
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Description: Limestone, 15 x 8.5 cm. Inscribed on two sides in black ink, obverse 7 lines, reverse 2(?) lines. Top obverse = right edge reverse. Palimpsest: traces of an old text on obverse. Damaged: top of beginning of obverse 1 lost, beginnings of obverse 4-5 effaced, ends of obverse 6-7 effaced, only a few signs remain of reverse 1-2.
Classification: account : deficit - name - portion
Keywords: lamp
Provenance: Bought by the British Museum in 1912 from M. Mohassib; mark: 50738 1912 2-10 78.
Publication: Demaree, Ramesside Ostraca , 35-36, pls. 129-140 (photographs, description, transcription, commentary); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 380 (translation).
Dates mentioned: III prt (obv. 6)
Dates attributed: Mid. dyn. 20 (Demaree); dyn. 20, year 2 Ramesses IV (Helck).
Contents: An account of lamps to named workmen with a noted deficit. On reverse a literary text.
Terminology: aHa (obv. 5?); wDA.t=f (obv. 6)
Names/Titles: an. (Hwty.w ; obv. 6); Imn-wa (obv. 4); Imn-m-Ip.t (obv. 3); It sA Ms (obv. 2); Wsr-HA.t (obv. 6); Wsx-nmt.t (obv. 5); PA-idn.w (obv. 3); Pn-6A-wr.t sA Imn-nxt (obv. 4); Mnw-xa (obv. 5); Nb-nfr (obv. 7); Nfr-Hr (obv. 2);
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2003-06-30


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