O. Cairo CG 25718
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96172; O. Cairo SR 01322
  
Description: Red pottery, 20.5 x 9.5 cm. Black ink, obverse 9 lines, reverse 2 lines and traces of a third line after a blank space, top obverse = bottom reverse. Correction by scribe in obv. 4. Obverse palimpsest. Damaged; beginnings of all lines lost, reverse partly blackened by fire.
Classification: letter(?)
Keywords: bread - chapel(?) - fish - gang - grain - leather - oipe (utensil) - textile
Provenance: Probably Valley of Kings, Davis excavations; for site, cf. Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 292-321.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 68, 87*, pl. LXXXIV (description; transcription of obv. and rev. 1 and 2; facsimile of obv. and rev. 3)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20 (Černý)
Contents: Obscure; the remaining parts of lines mention abuses (obv. 7: Xam ?) in connection with a chief workman. Mention of clothing, bread, and the grinding of emmer.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: an. (aA n is.t ; obv. 3); 1w.t-1r (deity; f.; obv. 2) Incomplete: PA- [...] ([...] is.t ; obv. 1)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2005-01-25


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