O. Berlin P 11252
Other nos.: -
Description: Ochre brown pottery (vase fragment), 10 x 8.5 cm. Inscribed on two sides in black ink; obverse (convex) 8 lines, reverse(concave) 6 lines. Top obverse = top reverse. Damaged; broken off at top and bottom of obverse, and on top of reverse; on obverse of line 1 only traces remain and beginning of line 8 is lost, writing on obverse somewhat effaced, on reverse beginnings of lines 1-2 lost. See Remarks
Classification: letter(?)
Keywords: vegetables - water
Provenance: Acquired by L. Borchardt, 1907
Publication: Deir el Medine online, URL: http:/dem-online.gwi.uni-muenchen.de (photographs, description, transcriptions, transliteration, translation and commentary)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Deir el-Medine online)
Contents: On obverse a fragmentary letter (or a literary text?) by a woman complaining about her situation. On reverse an obscure note about some commodity (vegetables). See Remarks
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: an. ( tA Hm.t ; f.; obv. 4); an. ( tAy=f ir.y.t ; f.; obv. 7)
Remarks: Description, Contents: text on reverse was written before that on obverse (Deir el-Medine online).

Record last updated 2011-06-29

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