O. Cairo CG 25235
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 12256
  
Description: Pottery sherd, 20 x 12 cm. Inscribed on one side probably in black ink, 8 lines. Damaged: beginnings and ends of lines 1-8 lost.
Classification: letter(?)
Keywords: arrival - gang - grain
Provenance: Valley of Kings, either Tomb KV 6 (Ramesses IX) or Tomb KV 9 (Ramesses VI), excavation in 1890(?).
Publication: Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , pl. 29 (transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 159 (transcription); Daressy, Ostraca Caire , 58 (description, transcription).
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses IV (Kitchen).
Contents: A letter(?) mentioning officials, and the seeking of some grain, which was to be delivered; see Remarks.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: an. (king; pr aA anx wDA snb ; 7); an. (nA sr.w aAy.w ; ~6#); an. (sr.w ; ~1# ?); Pn-pA-iw (aA ; 4; written Pn-iw ; or Pn-pA-mr ); Niw.t (geo.; 4); 1r (sS ; ~1#; alternative reading: 1r-Sri ?)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2003-03-12


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