O. Cairo JE 72467
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 01482; KVO 06
Description: Limestone, 13 x 19.5 cm. Inscribed on one side in black ink, 9 lines. Damaged: beginnings of lines 1, 4-5 lost, only a few signs remain of line 9, end of line 4 effaced, beginning of line 7 effaced, middle and end of line 8 effaced.
Classification: letter
Keywords: message - Place of Pharaoh
Provenance: Valley of Kings. Davis/Ayrton excavations in 1905-1906, northeast of KV 13 at base of cliffs; mark: Davis 1905-6 X. 2; see Remarks.
Publication: Abdel Samie, Hieratic Documents , 21-23 and 96, pl. VI (description, photographs, transcription, transliteration, translation, commentary); Daressy, ASAE 27 (1927), 174-175, no. VI (transcription, translation, commentary) ; Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 339 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: late Dyn. 19 ( Abdel Samie) , Seti II ( Kitchen).
Contents: A letter or a draft of a letter by the vizier 1r to the king Seti II.
Terminology: n NN NN (~1-6#?); hAb pw r di.t rx pAy=i nb ky swDA ib n pAy=i nb r nty (6-~7#)
Names/Titles: Wsr-xpr.w-Ra Mr.n-Imn anx wDA snb sA Ra 4tX.y Mr.n-PtH anx wDA snb (king; 3-~4#; HoA anx wDA snb ; written without proper name; ~1#; Pr-aA anx wDA snb pAy=i nb anx wDA snb ; place of; written without proper name; 8); 1r (pA bAk n nb=f TAy-xwy anx wDA snb Hr wnmy-nswt im.y-r Niw.t TAty ; ~5#-6)
Remarks: Provenance: see Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 298-299.

Record last updated 2011-07-01

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