O. Cairo CG 25271
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 12326
Description: Limestone, 8.5 x 25 cm, three joining fragments. Inscribed on one side probably in black ink, 7 lines, lines 5-7 placed to the right of lines 3-4. Damaged: ends of lines 2-4 lost, middle of line 4 effaced, beginnings of lines 5-7 lost.
Classification: account - note : event
Keywords: oil(?; see Remarks) - wages
Provenance: Valley of Kings.
Publication: Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 151 (transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 455 (revised transcription, lines 1-4); Daressy, Ostraca Caire , 69, pl. LVI (photograph, description, transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 391 (translation).
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 4 IV Ax.t sw 10 (1)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 4 Ramesses IV (Helck, Kitchen)
Contents: A account and note of the bringing the Htri of the year to the workmen by officials.
Terminology: wa nb (4, ~6#) hrw pn di.t pA Htri-rnp.t in NN (~1-3#)
Names/Titles: an. (pA im.y-r pr-HD ; ~2#; see Remarks) an. (pA 3 Hwty.w ; ~4#); an. (nA sS.w n pr-HD ; ~3#; see Remarks); Nfr-rnp.t (im.y-r Niw.t TAty ; 2); Ra-ms-sw-nxt (Hm-nTr tp.y ; 3)
Remarks: Keywords: account in lines 5-7 probably of oil distribution according to Janssen, Village Varia , 165. Names, Titles: reconstructions im.y-r pr-HD (~2#) and sS.w n pr-HD (~3#) by Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 455. See also Janssen, Village Varia , 165. According to Janssen the name of the overseer of the treasury is lost and may have been MnTw-m-tA.wy .

Record last updated 2005-06-03

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