O. Cairo JE 72462
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 01477; KVO 02
  
Description: Limestone, 13 x 9.5 cm. Inscribed in black ink on two sides, obverse 9 lines ( ends of obverse 6-7 written on edge ) , reverse workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') . Damaged: top of obverse 1 lost, ends of obverse 1-2 effaced, beginnings of all lines on obverse lost, end of obverse 9 lost. Correction by scribe in obverse 2.
Classification: account
Keywords: basketry - copper - fat - grain - mat - oil - sandals
Provenance: Valley of Kings. Davis excavation; mark : 5 (in circle) BM (see Remarks).
Publication: Abdel Samie, Hieratic Documents , 8, 9, 89 and 90, pl. II (description, photographs, transcription, transliteration, translation, commentary)
Dates mentioned: mid Dyn. 19 (Abdel Samie)
Dates attributed: -
Contents: An account of various items such as oil, grain, fat, basketry and sandals.
Terminology: wHm (obv. 6(?), 6(?), 7); dmD (obv. 2, 8?)
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Provenance: i f the mark 5 in circle refers to a tomb number, the provenance might be Davis/Carter excavation in 1902, site 2 between KV 5 and the opposite KV 3, including probably the debris of KV 5. Cf. Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 293 ff.

Record last updated 2011-07-01


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