O. Cairo CG 25818
Other nos.: O. Cairo JE 96255; O. Cairo SR 01419; O. Cairo Carnarvon D(?)
  
Description: Limestone, 12.5 x 20 cm. Black ink, very cursive writing, one side, 5 lines, and three numbers in the lower right corner. Complete. See Remarks.
Classification: account : delivery
Keywords: lamp - storehouse
Provenance: Valley of Kings, Carnarvon/Carter excavations 1922; mark: Unnumb D; for site, cf. Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 330 and 331.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Caire , 97, 118*, pl. CXIV (description, transcription, facsimile); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV 173 (transcription); see Remarks
Dates mentioned: I pr.t sw 18 (1, 2); I pr.t sw 21-22 (3, 4, 5)
Dates attributed: second half Dyn. 19 (Černý); year 3 Ramesses II (Helck); Merenptah (Kitchen)
Contents: Amounts of lamps taken from the storehouse on a series of days in I pr.t .
Terminology: iny.t m pA wDA (1, 4); mn (3, 5); dmD (2)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Description: this text was written by Qenhirkhopshef; see Donker van Heel, Haring, Writing in a Workmen's Village , 41-48 . Publication: see also Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 51.

Record last updated 2005-01-25


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