O. Cairo CG 25661
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96036; O. Cairo SR 01167
  
Description: Limestone, in two fragments: (a) of 6.5 x 5 cms and (b) of 19 x 10.5 cms, which do not join. Two sides. Obverse: (a) 4 lines; (b) 4 battered lines, with a red horizontal stoke beneath l. 2 and 4. Endings of obv. 1-3 very pale/effaced. Reverse: (b) remains of 16 lines, but only l. 8-10 are complete; and 2 'separate' lines. Red lines beneath rev. 2, 5, 8, 12 and 18. Top obverse = top reverse.
Classification: account : deficit - delivery
Keywords: beer - cakes - dates - vegetables - [ ... ]xn
Provenance: Valley of Kings; Davis/Ayrton excavations 1907-1908; mark: House theta 2.7 (workmen's houses between KV 17 Seti I and KV 21); see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 307.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 52-53 (description); 72*-73* (transcription), pl. LXIX (photograph of reverse)
Dates mentioned: II Smw sw 10 + x (obv. ~3#); II Smw [ ... ] (rev. 3); II Smw sw 7 (rev. ~9#); [x] Smw sw 8 (rev. ~13); see Remarks
Dates attributed: S econd half dyn. 19 (Černý)
Contents: Day dates and delivery of commodities.
Terminology: wDA.t (rev. 10, 14); m Dr.t NN (obv. 3, rev. 6, 9, 16)
Names/Titles: Ra-ms (rev. 6); 1A.t (rev. 9; for Wsr-HA.t ?); 7Ay (obv. ~3#, rev. 6)
Remarks: Dating: Černý's recto may in reality be reverse and vice versa.

Record last updated 2005-06-03


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