O. Cairo CG 25681
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96136; O. Cairo SR 01285
Description: Yellow-grey pottery, 8 x 9 cm. Inscribed on two sides, black ink, obverse 3 lines, reverse 3 lines. Complete; reverse illegible except for some signs at the end of line 2.
Classification: account : delivery
Keywords: fish
Provenance: Probably Valley of Kings, Davis excavations; for site, cf. Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 292-321.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 59, 81*, pl. LXXIX (description; transcription and facsimile of obverse); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 282 (translation obverse); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 510 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 26 IV pr.t sw 27 (obv. 1)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Černý); Dyn. 20, year 26 Ramesses III (Helck, Kitchen); see Remarks
Contents: Delivery of fish by one RyA : fresh, gutted (wgs ) and dried fish.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: RyA (obv. 1)
Remarks: Date(s) attributed: see Janssen, Village Varia , 40 and 41, for texts mentioning the fisherman (or fishermen) called RyA .

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