O. DeM 00116
Other nos.: O. IFAO 00411
  
Description: Bright beige pottery, 15 x 11.5 cm. Black ink, obverse 9 lines, reverse 6 lines, top obverse = bottom reverse. Correction by scribe in obv. 8. Damaged, 3 fragments, ends of obv. 2-4 and rev. 4, 5 lost.
Classification: letter
Keywords: copper - message - nmH.y - Snw
Provenance: Deir el-Medina, Kom de decombres au sud du village (according to Clere MSS.), 18-01-1930 and 19-01-1930; marks: 18.1.30 KS; 19.1.30 KS
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir El Medineh II, 1 and 2, pls. 3 and 3A (description, transcription, facsimile); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 540 (transcription); Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 93 and 94, no. 61 (translation, commentary); Wente, Letters , 156, no. 227 (translation)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Černý); Ramesses II (Kitchen, Wente)
Contents: Letter from Nb.t-Iwn.w to Pn-nbw about the taking away of the Snw (obv. 3; cf. rev. 5?), and about certain copper transactions.
Terminology: m anx wDA snb (obv. 2); m mi.t.t (rev. 1, 2); hAb (rev. 2); Hna Dd r nty (obv. 2); Dd.n NN n NN (obv. 1)
Names/Titles: PA-Hr.y-pD.t (rev. 1); Pn-nbw (obv. 1); MH.y (rev. 1); Nb.t-Iwn.w (f.; obv. 1 = Nb.t-Iwn.t ? see Remarks)
Remarks: Keywords: Snw (obv. 3) "wool(?)" (Wente); rev. 5 "Krankheit/Kummer" (Allam) or "brother" ( sn ; Wente)? Names, Titles: Nb.t-Iwn.w (obv. 1) = Nb.t-Iwn.t (O. DeM 0 0 117 ~1#)? Note that ostraca DeM 0 0 116 and 0 0 117 also have consecutive IFAO-numbers: found together?

Record last updated 2006-07-26


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