O. Brussels E 6311
Other nos.: -
  
Description: Very clean limestone, 21 x 14.5 cm. Obverse 13 lines in black ink with two signs in red in line 11, reverse 12 lines in black ink with red dots in line 3 and to the right of lines 4-6, red signs (Moeller no. 380) to the right of lines 6 and 7. Corrections by scribe in obv. 1, 5, 7, 13, rev. 2 and 7; rev. 6 cancelled by means of a horizontal stroke. Complete; slight damage at end of rev. 1.
Classification: account - deposition(?) : transfer
Keywords: basketry(?) - beer - bread - coffin - complaint - copper - death - door - enemy - fruit - grain - incense - junior - menstruation(?) - metalwork - natron - offering - oil - payment - statue - textile - wood - woodwork - yarn - onb.t
Provenance: no indication
Publication: Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 53 and 54 (no. 25), pls. 24-27 (description, transcription, photograph, translation, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 230 and 231 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19, Amenmesse (Kitchen)
Contents: Obverse: list of items held by the workman 1y , his wife Ii and his daughter-in-law, all or some of which have been received from PA-TAw-m-di-Imn . Report has been made about this by the speaker to the chief workman 1Ay , who said that report should be made to the court (onb.t ). Reverse: the father(?) of the speaker (otherwise of 1y , who might be a different person) has died during the war. The commodities he has left include objects of wood, which are to be used to produce a statue for PA-TAw-m-di-Imn . The speaker has also made some garments for PA-TAw-m-di-Imn from yarn procured by the latter. Rev. 11 and 12 mention a transaction between PA-TAw-m-di-Imn and 2Am.y , in which 1y is also involved.
Terminology: ir n (rev. 10); aHa (rev. 6 - red/erased, 7 - red); m Dr.t NN (obv. 10); nty m a NN (obv. 11); smi (obv. 12, 13); di=tw rx=tw (rev. 3; for di.t rx=tw ?) ; di=tw rx=tw ix.t nty m a NN (obv. 1; di=tw rx=tw for di.t rx=tw ?);
Names/Titles: an. (it , of 1y ? rev. [1]? Allam); an. (nTr of Hmt.y ; deity; obv. 4); an. (Hm.t of Nxt-Mnw ; f.; obv. 5); an. (pA Hmt.y ; obv. 4); Ii (Hm.t , of 1y ? f.; obv. 11; see Remarks); PA-TAw-m-di-Imn (obv. 10, rev. 8, 11); Nxt-Mnw (Sri of 1y ? obv. 5); 1Ay (aA n is.t ; obv. 12, 12); 1y sA 1y-nfr (rmT-is.t ; obv. 1, rev. 12 - without father's name); 2Am.y (rev. 11)
Remarks: Names: see O. DeM 0225 for Ii as the wife (there widow) of 1y .

Record last updated 2003-07-02


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