O. Cairo CG 25760
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96201; O. Cairo SR 01362; O. Cairo Carnarvon 149
  
Description: Limestone, 54 x 9 cm, in 3 fragments. Black ink, obverse 26 lines, reverse traces of ends of at least 7 lines at top, 3 more lines at bottom. Correction by scribe in line 19. Damaged; ends of obv. 8-26 lost, writing rather pale at places. See Remarks.
Classification: list
Keywords: -
Provenance: Valley of Kings, floor level of workmen's huts between KV 7 (Ramesses II) and KV 9 (Ramesses VI); Carnarvon/Carter excavations 1917-1918; mark: 149; see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 325.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 80, 93*, pl. XCV (description; transcription of obv. and rev. 8-10; photograph of obv.); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 642 and 643 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Černý); Ramesses II (Kitchen)
Contents: Obv.: list of 26 titles of the type Hr.y- ... Rev.: mention of Sfn.w "undergrowth". Both scribal exercises? See Remarks.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: (see Contents)
Remarks: Description: this text was written by Qenhirkhopshef; see Donker van Heel, Haring, Writing in a Workmen's Village , 41-48 . Contents: rev. literary text? Cf. Sfn.w in P. Chester Beatty V recto VII 1 and P. Anastasi I col. XXV l. 1.

Record last updated 2005-01-25


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