O. Cairo CG 25502
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96074; O. Cairo SR 01211
  
Description: Limestone, 10 x 8 cms. Damaged. Two sides. Obverse: remains of 9 lines in black and red ink, and two additional lines (10-11) in red ink to the right of lines 6-7. Reverse: remains of 7 lines in black ink of which l. 1-2 are palimpsest. Uncial hand. Obverse is damaged along the left and lower edges causing loss of writing, the reverse seems damaged at all sides. Correction by the scribe in obverse, 10.
Classification: account - journal - memorandum : absence - expense - name
Keywords: oil - side (of gang)
Provenance: Valley of Kings; Davis/Ayrton excavations 1905-1906; mark: N.Tb. 21 (KV 47 Siptah); see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 298.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 1 (description), 1* (transcription), pl. I (facsimile); Helck, Materialien IV, (701) (translation of reverse); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 509-510 (transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 58 (outline of content)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 20 + X [...] (obv. 1); sw 20 + X (obv. 2); IV Ax.t (obv. 3, 4); IV Ax.t sw 28 (obv. 5); IV Ax.t sw 20 + X (obv. 6); I pr.t sw 11 (obv. 7); sw 23 (obv. 8); sw 26 (obv. 9 (?)); I pr.t sw 26 (obv. 11); sw 7 (rev. 1 (?)); sw 10 + X (rev. ~4#); sw 18 (rev. 4); sw 10 + X (rev. ~5#); sw 23 (rev. 5); sw 28 (rev. 5)
Dates attributed: D yn. 19 (Černý) ; year 20 Ramesses II (Kitchen) ; year 30 Ramesses II (?) (Helck)
Contents: Several headings called 'memorandum (sxA )' in connection with days off and a Ra-Htp (obverse); account of oil for lighting purposes (reverse).
Terminology: aHa (obv. 7, 8, ~9#); aHa n NN (obv. 10); wnmy (rev. 3, 6); wHm (rev. 6); m hrw pn (rev. 2, 3, 6); mn (rev. 4); hA (rev. 2 (written hi ), 4 (written h ), 5 (written hi ), 5 (written h )); smHy (rev. 3); sxA.w (obv. 2, above 3, above 7, ~above 8#, above 9); grH (rev. ~4#, ~6#)
Names/Titles: Ra-Htp (obv. 10)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2005-06-03


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