O. Cairo JE 72494
Other nos.: O. Cairo SR 01509; O. Carnarvon 307
  
Description: Limestone, 8 x 11 cm. Inscribed on one side with workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') . Damaged: only a few signs remain; see Remarks.
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Provenance: Valley of Kings. Carnarvon/Carter excavation 1920-1921; the part of the Valley leading to KV 34 (Thutmos e III); mark: "307"; see Remarks.
Publication: see Remarks.
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Contents: Workmen's marks (or 'funny signs').
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Remarks: Description/Publication: description and transcription by Černý, Notebook 106.20; Neunert, G., Untersuchungen zu den Carter-Carnarvon Ostraka aus dem Tal der Könige I, unpublished MA thesis, Munich 2003-2004, 52-53 (description, commentary); Neunert, G., Untersuchungen zu den Carter-Carnarvon Ostraka aus dem Tal der Könige II, unpublished MA thesis, Munich 2003-2004, 28 (transcription). Provenance: cf. Reeves, Valley of the Kings , 328-330. According to Carter the find spot lies in the area between KV 30 and KV 26. Neunert, G., Untersuchungen zu den Carter-Carnarvon Ostraka aus dem Tal der Könige I, unpublished MA thesis, Munich 2003-2004, 52-53. Neunert erroneously refers to the ostracon with the number JdE 72492. Neunert, G., The Search for Tutankhamun , www.ashmol.ox.ac.uk/gri/4search.html, 19, 20.

Record last updated 2005-12-01


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