O. Berlin P 14255
Other nos.: -
Description: Limestone, 6 x 11 cms. Damaged. Two sides: obverse 4 lines and reverse 2 lines in black ink. Left edge broken off, the ends of all lines on both obverse and reverse missing. Both lines on reverse partly effaced; in obverse line 3 earier writing effaced by the scribe. Top obverse = bottom reverse.
Classification: account - journal : delivery - event
Keywords: arrival - grain - melting - plaster
Provenance: Deir el-Medina; excavations G. Moller
Publication: Deir el Medine online, URL: http://dem-online.gwi.uni-muenchen.de (description, transcription, transliteration, translation, photograph and commentary); Allam, F uB 22 (1982), 57 (description, transcription and translation), pl. 5,2 (photograph); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 316 (transcription) ; s ee Remarks
Dates mentioned: II Smw sw 15 (obv. 1, 4)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III (Kitchen)
Contents: Short journal notes concerning melting or casting, pounding of grain (see Remarks), the arrival of someone and the delivery of plaster.
Terminology: ii [...] (obv. 4); ir n (obv. 3); nty m a.wy NN Hr smHy (obv. 2 ? written sHm ; see Remarks ); hrw pn (written hrw n pn ; obv. 1, 4)
Names/Titles: an. ( oD ; rev. 1(?); see Remarks); PA-sr ( sS ; obv. 2) Pn-6A-wr.t ( sS ; rev. 2; written PA-wr.t (?); see Remarks) Incomplete: ...-nxt.w (rev. 1; possibly 0d-nxt )
Remarks: Publication, Contents , Names, Titles : in the published transcription of obverse line 2 the determinative of the 'beating arm' below the 'bent arm' in the word sHm has been omitted. Reverse line 1 clearly begins with oD 'plaster' or 'plasterer', and in line 2 read: sS PA-wr.t (for Pn-6A-wr.t ?); Allam's line 3 is not there . Contents: in obverse line 2 the reading 'pounding of grain' remains doubtful - one might read Hr smHy 'on account of the left side of the gang'.

Record last updated 2010-10-18

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