O. DeM 00604
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Description: Yellowish pottery sherd, 8 x 14 cm. Black ink, one side (exterior), 4 lines. Correction by scribe over line 1. Complete.
Classification: account - journal : deficit - delivery - labour
Keywords: bread - cattle (see Remarks) - firewood - fish (see Remarks) - inactivity - meat (see Remarks) - side (of gang) - working - smd.t ; see Remarks
Provenance: Deir el-Medina; Grand Puits, 07-01-1951
Publication: Sauneron, Ostraca Deir El Medineh [VI], 11, pls. 25 and 25a (description; transcription, facsimile); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 305 (translation); Helck, Materialien IV, (651) (translation); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions V, 615 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: IV Ax.t sw 15 (1); sw 18 (2); sw 16 (3)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III (Kitchen); year 29 Ramesses III (Helck)
Contents: Deliveries of meat, bread, firewood and fish made on three days, and mention of inactivity of the smd.t (line 2).
Terminology: wsf (over 1 - correction over bAk ; 2, 3); wDA.t (4); smHy (4); smd.t wsf (2); Ssp m Dr.t NN (1, 3-4)
Names/Titles: MnTw-m-wiA (3); 2a-m-WAs.t (aA ; 1); Knr (4)
Remarks: Keywords: 'cattle' and 'meat' refer to the beginning of line 2, the first sign of which is the cow/ox (Moeller no. 142) rather than the plough (no. 468). See Černý Notebook 84. 'Fish': read Sna wgs 4 in line 2.

Record last updated 2006-07-28


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