O. DeM 00698
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01018; O. IFAO inv. no. SA 01570
  
Description: Limestone, 9.5 x 15 cm. Black ink, two sides: obverse 7 lines, reverse 3 lines. Top obverse = top reverse. Damaged; broken off at right edge, beginnings of all lines on obverse missing, all three lines on reverse washed off. Corrections by the scribe in obverse lines 3 and 4.
Classification: account : delivery - portion
Keywords: dates - grain rations(?) - plants (? see Remarks)
Provenance: Deir el-Medina. Bought from Sayed Molattam at Luxor, 12-01-1940.
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir El Medineh [VII], 17, pl. 26 (description, transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions III, 565 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: II Ax.t sw 14 (obv. ~1#); sw 13 (obv. ~4#?)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19, Ramesses II (Kitchen)
Contents: Distribution of dates and probably grain to various workmen in II Ax.t .
Terminology: iw (obv. 3, 4); wp st (obv. 4); m Dr.t NN (obv. 2, 3, 4, 4); di.w n NN (obv. 4 - supra lineam ?); dmD (obv. 3, 7)
Names/Titles: Ipwy (obv. 6); PA-Ra-Htp sA Ir.y-nfr (obv. 2); PA-Ra-Htp sA 4n-nDm (obv. 3); Mr-iA (obv. 3 ; or I-iA ? ); Ms ( sS ; obv. 4); Nw-nb (obv. 4(?); see Remarks); 2a-m-tr (obv. 5); On-Hr-xpS=f (obv. ~7#) Incomplete: [...] S (obv. 5)
Remarks: Keywords: perhaps read rdm.t (sort of plant) in lines 2 and 4? Cern transcribed the heart sign (F 34) as determinative; in hieratic this resembles the plant sign (M 2); cf. Möller nos. 179 and 268 (B. Haring). Names, Titles: proper name in obv. 4 read as Nw by Valbelle, Ouvriers , table I after p. 346. For Nw-nb see Haring, JEA 92 (2006), 261-263.

Record last updated 2007-08-30


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