O. DeM 00228
Other nos.: O. IFAO 00751
  
Description: Green-grey pottery (vase fragment), 31 x 17 cms. Complete (almost; two fragments). One side, with 9 lines in black ink. Line 1 has lost the ending.
Classification: letter
Keywords: document - house - message - tools
Provenance: No indication.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir el Medineh III, 10 (description), pl. 17 (transcription); Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 106-107 no. 79 (translation, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions IV, 416 (transcription); Von Pilgrim, Elephantine XVIII (1996), 227-228 (translation of 5-9); Wente, Letters , 160 no. 244 (translation)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Černý: dyn. 19; Kitchen: dyn. 19 (Siptah - Tausert)
Contents: Letter with an instruction to send a tool (a n xnty) to carry earth from the writer's house.
Terminology: r nty (2); Hna Dd (5); Sa.t (5); Dd.n NN n NN [...] Hs.w.t (~1#)
Names/Titles: Imn (deity; 2); Imn-Ra-nswt-nTr.w (deity; 2); Imn-Htp anx wDA snb pA nb pA dmi (deity; 3); WAs.t (geo.; 4); Bw-rx=tw-iwn=f (sS ; 1); Mw.t (deity; 2); Ra-nxt (sS ; ~1#); 2nsw (deity; 2);
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2006-07-27


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