O. Cairo CG 25796
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96234; O. Cairo SR 01397; O. Cairo Carnarvon 409
  
Description: Limestone, 27 x 20 cm. Inscribed on both sides: obverse red ink, 3 columns: traces of 16 lines in col. I, 30 lines in col.II, traces of a few lines (3 legible) of col. III; reverse black ink, traces of upper parts of 4 columns; top obverse = top reverse. Correction by scribe in obv. II 17. Damaged; probably lines missing at top and bottom of obv. II.
Classification: journal : delivery - duty - name
Keywords: -
Provenance: Valley of Kings, lower stratum east of KV 47 (Siptah) ; Carnarvon/Carter excavations 1922; mark: 409; see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 331.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 91, 113* (description; transcription of obv. II and of legible traces of obv. I and III); Collier, Dating Late XIXth Dynasty Ostraca , 58, 61-64, 157 (description, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 431 and 432 (transcription of obv. II and of legible traces of obv. I and III); see Remarks
Dates mentioned: sw 3-7 (obv. I 6, 8, 10, ~12#); sw 6-20 (obv. II 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, to left of II 11); sw 3 + x (to left of II 25)
Dates attributed: second half Dyn. 19 (Černý); Siptah-Tausert (Kitchen); year 2 Siptah (Helck) ; after year 5 Siptah (Collier)
Contents: List of dates and names of workmen; two names for every individual date. Delivery(?) in obv. I 2.
Terminology: iny.t (obv. I ~2#)
Names/Titles: Any sA Nx (obv. II 20); Ii-r-niw.t=f (obv. II 27); Imn-m-In.t (obv. II 12); aA-nxt.w (obv. II 8); Wn-nfr (obv. II 23); Bw-on.tw=f (obv. II 10, 14); PA-ym (obv. II 19; written PA-my ); PA-wbx-nw (obv. II 11); PA-nxw (obv. II 28); Pn-Imn (obv. II ~3#); PtH-Sd (obv. II 26 - or 5d-PtH ? See Remarks); Mk-rmT=f (obv. II 21 - see Remarks); Nb-nfr sA Nx (obv. II 18); Nfr-Htp (obv. II 9); Nxt-Mnw (obv. II ~30# - see also below: incomplete/unclear); Nxt-sw (obv. II 6); Ra-wbn (obv. II 13); 1y-nfr (to left of obv. II 22); 1r-m-wiA (obv. II ~2#, ~17); 2a-m-sbA.w (obv. II 16); 3nmw-ms (obv. II 5); 4A-WAD.t (obv. II 4); On-Hr-xpS=f (obv. II 7); OH (obv. II 22); Knr (obv. II 24); Ks sA Ra-ms (obv. II 15) Incomplete/unclear: Nb- [...] (obv. I 6); Nxt-Mnw sA ... (obv. II 25); 2a-m-I ... or 2a-m-t ... (obv. II 29 - possibly 2a-m-Ip.t ); [...] -nxt (obv. I 3)
Remarks: Publication: see also Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 175. Names, Titles: obv. II 26 read as 5d-PtH by H. Ranke, Die aegyptischen Personennamen I, Glueckstadt 1935, 330, 22; as PtH-Sd by Černý, Ostraca Caire , 110. For Mk-rmT=f (obv. II 21), see Černý, Ostraca Caire , 132; Janssen, Village Varia , 108 note 77.

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