O. DeM 00678
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01560; O. IFAO inv. no. SA 08995
  
Description: Very thick grey yellow pottery sherd, 4.5 x 9.5 cm. Black ink, two sides: obverse 3 lines, reverse 2 lines. Top obverse = bottom reverse. Damaged; top, right edge and bottom of obverse broken off, beginnings of all lines on obverse and reverse missing, as also the end of obverse line 3.
Classification: letter
Keywords: message - wood(?) - dbn
Provenance: Deir el-Medina, Kom du Grand Puits, 14-12-1950
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir El Medineh [VII], 12-13, pl. 20 (description, transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: early Dyn. 19(?); see Remarks
Contents: Unclear fragmentary letter, mentioning doorkeeper PA-s(r)p.t and some wooden object(?).
Terminology: hAb (rev. 1)
Names/Titles: PA-srpt (ir.y-aA ; obverse ~3# - written PA-spt ); see Remarks
Remarks: Date attributed: early Dyn. 19? Cf. Černý, Community , 163 and 164. Names, Titles: This man must be the doorkeeper mentioned by Černý, Community , 163 (after O. Černý 17).

Record last updated 2007-10-18


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