O. DeM 00225
Other nos.: O. IFAO 00035
  
Description: Green-grey pottery (cylindrical vase fragment), 17 x 13.5 cms. Damaged (two fragments). One side, with 11 lines in black ink. Line 7 has a lacuna in the middle; l. 8-11 have lost the ending; an unknown number of lines is missing at the bottom. Correction by the scribe in line 6.
Classification: list - protocol : deposition - name - transfer
Keywords: coffin - death - funeral - hut - woodwork - onb.t
Provenance: Mark: KS 25.1.30 (25-01-1930) (Kom de decombres au sud du village, acc. to Clere MSS.)
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir el Medineh III, 9 (description), pl. 16 (transcription); Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 105-106 no. 78 (translation, commentary); Helck, Materialien III, (342) (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 157-158 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Early D yn. 20 (Cern Ramesses IV (Kitchen)
Contents: Court case about a conflict between Ii , the widow of 1y , and the foreman Imn-m-In.t , about a coffin for her deceased husband. Ii now asks the scribe Imn-nxt to make a coffin for the burial of her husband in exchange for the hut ( a.t ) of 1y . End of text destroyed. See Remarks.
Terminology: Dd.n NN n tA onb.t sDm.y.w (~1#); Dd.t.n NN (3)
Names/Titles: Ii ( anx n niw.t ; Hm.t of 1y ; f.; 4); Imn-m-In.t (rmT-is.t ; 1, 3); Imn-nxt (sS ; ~6#, ~7#); PA-sr (sS ; 2); Pn-6A-wr.t (Hr.y-mDAy ; 2); Pn-6A-wr.t (sS ; 2); MnTw-ms (Hr.y-mDAy ; 3); 1y (4, 6 - hAy of Ii )
Remarks: Content: probably the same affair as in P. DeM 26 A recto 1-8; see McDowell, Jurisdiction , 163 ; Haring, in: Deir el-Medina in the Third Millennium AD , 149; Demarée, in: Living and Writing in Deir el-Medine , 60 and 61 .

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