O. Cairo CG 25686
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96141; O. Cairo SR 01290
Description: Red-grey pottery, 7 x 4.5 cm. Inscribed on one side, black ink, 5 lines. Damaged; ends of all lines lost.
Classification: account(?) - journal(?) : delivery - event
Keywords: bread - message
Provenance: Probably Valley of Kings, Davis excavations; for site, cf. Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 292-321.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 60, 83*, pl. LXXX (description, transcription, facsimile); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 333 (translation; see Remarks); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 557 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 31 (1); sw 20 (~3#?)
Dates attributed: beginning Dyn. 20 (Černý); year 31 Ramesses III (Helck, Kitchen)
Contents: Remains of lines referring to a delivery(?) of psn -loaves, a certain action ([...] r bnr ), king Merenptah (or his temple?), and a dispatch (hAb ).
Terminology: hAb (~5#)
Names/Titles: BA-n-Ra Mry-Imn anx wDA snb (king; 4 ; written BA-Ra )
Remarks: Publication: the translation of Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 333, omits line 3.

Record last updated 2007-03-09

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