O. DeM 00702
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01098; O. IFAO inv. no. SA 01575
Description: Limestone, 7 x 13 cm. Black ink, two sides: obverse 2 lines, reverse 2 lines. Text on reverse perpendicular to that on obverse. Damaged; broken off at upper right and lower left edge of obverse, beginning of line 1 and end of line 2 on obverse, and beginnings of both lines on reverse missing.
Classification: note : hire(?) - transfer
Keywords: donkey
Provenance: Deir el-Medina, found on the slope of Qurnet Murai, 10-03-1940
Publication: Černý, Ostraca Deir El Medineh [VII], 18, pl. 28 (description, transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 406 (translation); Janssen, Donkeys at Deir el-Medina , 21 (summary of contents, commentary); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 149 (transcription); Menu, CRIPEL 1 (1973), 99, no. 17 - now also in: B. Menu, Recherches sur l'histoire juridique, economique et sociale de l'ancienne Egypte , Versailles 1982, 256 (transliteration and translation of obverse)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 7 IV Ax.t sw 8 (obv. ~1#); sw 15 (rev. ~1#)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 7 Ramesses IV (Helck, Kitchen)
Contents: On obverse a dated note concerning the giving of the donkey of workman Ms to the woodcutter BAk-n-2nsw . On reverse a date and an incomprehensible word.
Terminology: hrw pn di.t tA aA.t n NN n NN (obv. 1-2)
Names/Titles: BAk-n-2nsw (Sad-xt ; obv. ~2#); Ms (rmT-is.t ; obv. 2)
Remarks: -

Record last updated 2006-07-28

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