O. Cairo CG 25721
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96175; O. Cairo SR 01325
  
Description: Limestone, 16 x 8.5 cm. Black ink, obverse 10 lines, reverse ends of 6 lines, top obverse = top reverse. Corrections by scribe in obv. 8 and 10. Obverse palimpsest. Damaged; ends of lines on obverse and beginnings of lines on reverse lost.
Classification: account : delivery
Keywords: basketry - flour(?) - grain - textile - vegetables(? see Remarks)
Provenance: Deir el-Medina; clearing of temple by Baraize in 1912; mark: DM.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 68 and 69, 88*, pl. LXXXV (description, transcription, facsimile); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 600 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp [...] (rev. ~4#?, 5)
Dates attributed: beginning Dyn. 20 (Černý); Ramesses III (Kitchen)
Contents: Deliveries of barley (and other items?) by various persons, followed by totals. Note on 20 sD -garments(?), 2 tunics, and a basket (kr<H>t ).
Terminology: iw m Dr.t NN (obv. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7); Ssp m Dr.t NN (obv. 3); dmD (obv. 8, rev. 1, 2, 3) Incomplete: Ssp [...] (obv. 1, 6)
Names/Titles: Wsr-HA.t-nxt (in-mw ; obv. 4); PA-Sd (obv. 6); Pn-Mn-nfr (obv. 7); Nfr-Htp (obv. 3); 7A-aA (obv. 1, 5) Incomplete: Imn-m-I [...] (in-mw ; obv. 2)
Remarks: Keywords: rev. 2 wAD smw "vegetables" (see Janssen, Commodity Prices , 359 and 360)? Rev. 3 nD "flour"?

Record last updated 2005-01-25


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