O. Brooklyn Museum acc. no. 37.1880E
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Description: Measurements presently not available. Inscribed on two sides in black ink, obverse 10 lines, reverse 11 lines. Palimpsest. Complete(?; see Remarks).
Classification: account : payment
Keywords: basketry - birds - chapel - copper - goat - grain - oil - payment - river-bank - statue - textile - vegetables - wood - woodwork - xaw( ?) - xnty-Imn.t.t( ?)
Provenance: no indication
Publication: Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII 310-311 (transcription); Janssen, De Markt op de Oever , 14 (translation of. rev. 4-7); McDowell, Village Life in Ancient Egypt , 84-85 no. 55 (translation of rev. 1-7).
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III (Kitchen; see Remarks).
Contents: An account of payments of various items to the carpenter Ra-mry (see Remarks).
Terminology: ir n (obv. 2, 4, 7, 10); wHm (obv. 11); [...]? NN n NN r DbA (obv. 1-2; see Remarks); rdy.t n=f (obv. 4, 6); rdy.t n=f wHm m Dr.t NN (obv. 8-9); rdy.t n=f r pA twt n 4tX (rev. 1); rdy.t n=f r pAy=f xnw (obv. 4); rdy.t n=f r DbA pA hdm.w Sri (rev. 9-10?); rdy.t n=f r DbA pA xnty-Imn.t.t (rev. 8); rdy.t n tAy=f mw.t r Dd (obv. 5); rdy.t r pAy=f Hati (obv. 8); dmD (obv. 11)
Names/Titles: an. (it of Hmw.w 4A-WAD.t ; rev. 6-7); an. (mw.t of Hmw.w Ra-mry ? ; obv. 5); Imn-m-Ip.t (rmT-is.t ; obv. 1; written Imn-Ip.t ); PA-Hr.y-pD.t (obv. 9); Ra-mry (Hmw.w ; obv. 1); 4A-WAD.t (Hmw.w ; rev. 5); 4tX (deity; statues of; rev. 1)
Remarks: Description/Terminology: the text (obv. 1) begins in a way which might indicate that there originally was another preceding line, which is now lost (B.H.). Date(s) attributed: the ostracon is dated to the late dyn. 19 by Janssen, Commodity Prices , 30. Content(s): The same case appears to be recorded in O. BM EA 05644. Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 310.

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