O. Cairo CG 25816
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96253; O. Cairo SR 01417; O. Cairo Carnarvon 300 cc
  
Description: Limestone, 6.5 x 11.5 cm. Black ink, very cursive writing, obverse 6 lines, reverse 1 line (considerably effaced), top obverse = top reverse. Complete. See Remarks.
Classification: account - journal
Keywords: lamp
Provenance: Valley of Kings, beside entrance of KV 9 (Ramesses VI); Carnarvon/Carter excavations 1920-1921 (see Remarks); mark: 300 cc; see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 328.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 97, 117*, pl. CXIV (description, transcription, facsimile); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 172 (transcription); see Remarks
Dates mentioned: I pr.t sw 14-18 (obv. 1, 3, 4, 5, 6)
Dates attributed: second half Dyn. 19 (Černý); year 3 Ramesses II (Helck); Merenptah (Kitchen)
Contents: Lamps issued and used on I pr.t 14-18.
Terminology: hAw iry im=f (obv. 2 - see Remarks); HA.w (rev.); dmD (obv. 5, 6)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Description: this text was written by Qenhirkhopshef; see Donker van Heel, Haring, Writing in a Workmen's Village , 41-48 . Provenance: Černý has "1922"(sic). Publication: see also Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 51. Terminology: see Černý, Ostraca Caire , 117* note b for iry in obv. 2.

Record last updated 2005-01-25


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