O. Cairo CG 25558
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 50253; O. Cairo SR 01455
Description: Limestone, 8 x 11 cms. Damaged (three pieces). Two sides. Obverse, 1 line; reverse: 4 lines perpendicular to writing on obverse. Black ink. On obverse a chip has flaked off along the break causing loss of writing. On the reverse only the beginnings of the lines are preserved.
Classification: note : event
Keywords: measuring - place
Provenance: Valley of Kings; excavations Th. Davis; see Remarks
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 22 (description), 44* (transcription), pl. XXVIII (photograph); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 145 (translation in outline of content other source)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 6 x + II [...] sw 3 (obv. 1)
Dates attributed: E nd dyn. 19 (Černý) ; year 6 Seti II (Helck)
Contents: Record of measuring of 'the road', mention of a wall and a place.
Terminology: hrw n (obv. 1)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Provenance: see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 292-321, with figs. 96-97 on p. 300 and 302, showing some of the site designations used by Davis.

Record last updated 2011-11-01

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