O. Cairo CG 25650
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96030; O. Cairo SR 01160
  
Description: Yellowish pottery, 11 x 10.5 cms. Complete. One side with 7 lines on convex side, in black ink. The beginnings of l. 1-3 are burned and indecipherable.
Classification: account - list : event
Keywords: bread - feast (?)
Provenance: Probably Valley of Kings; excavations Th. Davis; see Remarks
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 49 (description), 69* (transcription), pl. LXV (facsimile); Helck, Materialien IV, (660) (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 172 (transcription); Wimmer, Hieratische Palaeographie 1, 68 (transcription, but see Wimmer, Hieratische Palaeographie 1, 22)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: D yn. 20 (Černý) ; Ramesses IV (Kitchen) ; year 1 Ramesses IV (Wimmer)
Contents: Bread brought by men and women; total; see Remarks.
Terminology: dmD (7)
Names/Titles: As.t (f.; 2, ~6#); Imn-PA-1apy (4); PA-kAmn (~1#; see Remarks); 6A-iw-n=s (f.; 5); Incomplete: [ ... ]-MAa.t (3) (?)
Remarks: Contents: this ostracon belongs to a group of ostraca listing food taken by persons to a feast (?); treated in Janssen, Village Varia , 55-86 (see p. 56 n. 1 for O. Cairo CG 25650. 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. Names, Titles: Helck, Materialien IV, 661 reads 6A-kAmn.t instead of PA-kAmn .

Record last updated 2005-06-03


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