O. DeM 00556
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Description: Limestone, 12 x 7 cm. Pale black ink, obverse 7 lines, large sign at bottom ( workmen's mark or 'funny sign'? ), reverse 2 lines, top obverse = top reverse. Complete, but broken at top.
Classification: account : payment
Keywords: basketry - birds - coffin(? see Remarks) - payment - sandals - woodwork - Hmy
Provenance: Deir el-Medina; pit no. 1446, 03-02-1951; see Bruyere, Rapport sur les fouilles de Deir El Medineh 1948-1951 , 111.
Publication: Sauneron, Ostraca Deir El Medineh [VI], 2, pls. 4 and 4a (description, transcription, facsimile); Allam, Hieratische Ostraka und Papyri , 130, no. 119 (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 592 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III (Kitchen)
Contents: List of items paid by the workman PA-Ra-Htp to the carpenter Ony for preparing a piece of funerary equipment (a coffin?).
Terminology: ir n (obv. 4, 5, 6, 7, rev. 1); r rdi.t rx=tw ix.t nb i.di NN n NN r pA wt (obv. 1-3)
Names/Titles: PA-Ra-Htp (rmT-is.t ; obv. 1-2); Ony (Hmw.w ; obv. 2)
Remarks: Keywords: for wt-wA 'coffin'(?), see Janssen, Commodity Prices , 232 and 233.

Record last updated 2011-10-26


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