O. Cairo JE 72455
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 01470
Description: Limestone, 9 x 20.5 cm, three joining fragments. Inscribed on two sides in black ink and red ink, obverse 7 lines, reverse remains of some signs, unknown number of lines. Palimpsest: traces of old writing on reverse. Damaged: middle of obverse 1-5 lost, end of obverse 2 lost, only traces remain of obverse 6-7, reverse effaced; see Remarks.
Classification: account : delivery - portion
Keywords: grain rations - junior - servant
Provenance: Valley of Kings; Davis excavation; see Remarks.
Publication: See Remarks.
Dates mentioned: II pr.t sw 3 (obv. 1); [...] pr.t (obv. 1?); III pr.t (obv. 3); IV pr.t (obv. 5)
Dates attributed: -
Contents: An account of the distribution of grain rations to the work gang during various months.
Terminology: ir n (obv. [1], 1, 3, 3); wa nb (obv. 1, 1, 3, 3, 5?; written nb ; see Remarks) ; mnH (obv. ~1#, 3, ~4#?); rdy.t r idn Abd Y (obv. 1); dmD (obv. 2, 5)
Names/Titles: an. (aA ; obv. 2, 4); an. (pA aA n is.t ; obv. ~3#, ~5#); an. (pA sS ; obv. ~3#); an. (Hm.t ; f.; obv. 2, 4); an. (swn.w ; obv. 5?; see Remarks)
Remarks: Description/Publication: description and transcription of obverse by Černý, Notebook 106.7. Photograph of obverse kindly provided by the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Text on reverse presently not available. Provenance: according to Journal d'Entree. Terminology/Names,Titles: obv. 5 contains a quite enimatic entry nb swn.w XAr Y , where nb may perhaps stand for wa nb (obv.5?).

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