O. Cairo CG 25561
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96105; O. Cairo SR 01250
Description: Limestone, 7 x 8.5 cms. Damaged. Two sides. Obverse: 4 lines; reverse: two columns with 4 lines each. Black ink. Obverse: l. 1 damaged at beginning, l. 2-4 at beginning and end; on reverse, damage occurs in II 3-4. Possibly another line was written above II 1, but only vague traces remain. Several dots on reverse preceding the names of individual workmen. Correction by the scribe in reverse, I 4.
Classification: letter - list : name
Keywords: side (of gang)
Provenance: Valley of Kings; Davis/Ayrton excavations 1905-1906; mark N.Tb. 50 (KV 47 Siptah); see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 298.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 23 (description), 45* (transcription), pl. XXX (photograph); Collier, Dating Late XIXth Dynasty Ostraca , 91, 156 (description, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 415 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: E nd dyn. 19 (Černý) ; Siptah - Tausert (Kitchen); end Seti II - early Siptah (Collier)
Contents: Obverse: beginning of a letter; reverse: list of workmen on the left side.
Terminology: NN Hr nD xr.t n NN m anx wDA snb m Hs.w.t (obv. 1-~2#); smHy (rev. I 1, II 1)
Names/Titles: Ipwy (rev. II ~4#); Imn-Ra-nswt-nTr.w (deity; obv. ~2#); PA-nb (aA n is.t ; obv. ~1#); PA-nxw (rev. I 3); Nx (rev. II 2); Nxt-sw (rev. I 2); 1y sA 1y-nfr (rev. II 3); 2Am.y (rev. I 4)
Remarks: -

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