O. DeM 00359
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01006
Description: Limestone, 5.5 x 8.5 cm. Black ink, one side, 3 lines. Complete.
Classification: letter
Keywords: cattle - oil - payment
Provenance: Deir el-Medina; excavations Bruyere; found in front of the east side of the temple enclosure wall, 06-01-1940.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir El Medineh V, 6, pls. 5 and 5 A (description, transcription, facsimile); Wente, Letters , 161, no. 250 (translation)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Černý, Wente)
Contents: The writer asks for a cow to be brought, which is to be used as a payment for a jar of oil.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Contents: for the value of the items exchanged here, see Janssen, Commodity Prices , 330, note 6.

Record last updated 2006-07-27

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