O. Berlin P 11239
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Description: Pottery sherd, 10 x 9 cm. Inscribed on one side in black ink, 9 lines. Complete, but ends of lines 2-3 effaced, middle of line 7 effaced.
Classification: letter
Keywords: copper - Necropolis - payment(?)
Provenance: Bought on the West Bank of Thebes.
Publication: Deir el Medine online, URL: http://dem-online.gwi.uni-muenchen.de (description, transcription, transliteration, translation, photograph and commentary); Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri, 33 no. 12 (translation); Baer, JEA 51 (1965), 141 (translation of lines 1-7); Davies, GM 137 (1993), 39-43 (translation, commentary); Hieratische Papyrus aus den königlichen Museen zu Berlin herausgegeben von der Generalverwaltung III, Leipzig 1911, pls. XXXVIII-XXXVIIIa (facsimile, transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 545 (transcription); Wente, Letters , 144-145 no. 192 (translation)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: First half of dyn. 19 ( Hieratische Papyrus aus den Königlichen Museen zu Berlin herausgegeben von der Generalverwaltung ); second half of dyn. 19 (Davies); end of dyn. 19 ( Deir el Medine online ); Ramesses II (Kitchen, Wente).
Contents: A letter concerning disputed ownership of copper.
Terminology: m anx wDA snb m Hs.w.t (1); Hna Dd (1)
Names/Titles: an. (nA Hmt.y.w n sm ; 3); an. (sm ; 3, 3, 4); Imn-Ra (deity; 1); 4mn-tA.wy (2)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2010-10-18


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