O. Cairo CG 25309
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 11931
  
Description: Limestone, 19 x 9 cm. Inscribed on one side probably in black ink, 4 lines. Damaged: beginnings of lines 1-4 lost, middle of line 4 effaced, ends of lines 1-2 lost.
Classification: note : event
Keywords: arrival
Provenance: Valley of Kings.
Publication: Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 148 (transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 454 (revised transcription); Daressy, Ostraca Caire , 80, pl. LVII (photograph, description, transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 400 (translation).
Dates mentioned: - (see Remarks)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 6 Ramesses IV (Helck, Kitchen; see Remarks)
Contents: A note on the arrival of the workman Imn-nxt with officials, and of the scribe Imn-nxt 's going to Deir el-Bahri together with two draughtsmen.
Terminology: Incomplete: ii in NN di.t [...] (~1#; probably: ii in NN r di.t [...])
Names/Titles: an. (sS-od 2; ~4#); Imn-nxt (rmT-is.t ; ~1#); Imn-nxt (sS ; 3); 4tX-Hr-wnmy=f (wbA ; ~2#; written 4ti-Hr-wnmy=f ); 9sr.t (geo.; 4)
Remarks: Date(s) mentioned/Date(s) attributed: a date rnp.t-sp 6 [...] sw [...] (1) is reconstructed in the existing lacuna by Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 148; Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 454. For a more cautious opinion of the date being that of mid-20th dynasty, Ramesses IV or Ramesses VI, see Janssen, Village Varia , 166-167.

Record last updated 2005-06-01


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