O. Cairo CG 25804
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96241; O. Cairo SR 01404; O. Cairo Carnarvon 418
  
Description: Limestone, 15.5 x 16.5 cm, in 3 fragments. Black ink, one side, 2 columns of 7 lines each. Palimpsest; lines of earlier text (effaced but some parts still readable) perpendicular to those of present text, starting from the bottom. Damaged.
Classification: account
Keywords: firewood - plaster(?) - side (of gang)
Provenance: Valley of Kings, lower stratum east of KV 47 (Siptah) ; Carnarvon/Carter excavations 1922; mark: 418; see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 331.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 93 and 94, 115*, pl. CXI (description; transcriptions of present text and remains of earlier text; facsimile of present text); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 189 (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 147 and 148 (transcriptions of present and earlier text)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 6 I Smw sw 30 (I 1)
Dates attributed: first half Dyn. 20 (Černý); year 6 Ramesses IV (Kitchen); Dyn. 19, year 6 Siptah (Helck)
Contents: List of names with quantities of wood and an unspecified commodity (plaster?) measured in sacks, oipe and dbn (1 sack being the equivalent of 400 dbn ). Earlier text records quantities of wood, and two of the personal names mentioned in the later text.
Terminology: ir n (I 7, II 3 and earlier text line 2); wnmy (II 1); smHy (I 2, 3); dmD (I 7, II 3); ditto (I 4, 5, 6, II 2, 4)
Names/Titles: Imn-xa (I 4); PA-ir.y (I 6 - written PAy-ir.y ); Pn-Rnn.t (I 5, II 6 and earlier text); MH.y (II 2); Nb-Ra (II 4); Nb-hA-nxt (I 2 and earlier text line 1); 1r.y (II 1); 4tX-PA-1apy (I 3)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2005-01-25


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