O. DeM 00242
Other nos.: O. IFAO 00423
  
Description: Soft limestone, 11.5 x 15.5 cm. Black ink, one side, 5 lines; left half of ostracon is blank. Damaged; beginnings of all lines lost.
Classification: account : hire(?)
Keywords: donkey - grain - sandals - term - textile
Provenance: no indication; mark: anc. collection
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir El Medineh IV, 1, pl. 1 (description, transcription); Helck, Materialien III, (494) (translation) ; Janssen, Donkeys at Deir el-Medina , 60-61 (summary of contents, commentary)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Černý)
Contents: The policeman 1apy-aA pays, or receives payment, for the use of a donkey for a period of two months. The payment includes a liquid (measured in hin ), sandals, clothing and emmer.
Terminology: [...] aA m Abd Y n hrw (2)
Names/Titles: 1apy-aA (mDAy or Hr.y-mDAy ? ~1# - see Remarks)
Remarks: Names, Titles: 1apy-aA (1) was mDAy according to Černý, Community of Workmen , 274, no. 26.

Record last updated 2006-07-27


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