O. DeM 00721
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01335 + O. IFAO 01620 ; O. IFAO inv. no. SA 03937 + O. IFAO inv. no. SA 07663
  
Description: Pottery sherd, pink with pink slip, 11 x 15 cm, three joining fragments: (1+2) O. IFAO 1335, right half and upper left half of ostracon, (3) O. IFAO 1620, lower left half of the ostracon. Inscribed on one side in black ink, 9 lines (?) ; see Remarks. Damaged: only one sign on line 1 remains, only faint traces remain of line 9.
Classification: account : delivery
Keywords: firewood - fish - side (of gang) - textile
Provenance: Frgts. 1+2: Deir el-Medina, Grand Puits, 14-03-1949, frgt. 3: Deir el-Medina, Grand Puits, 06-01-1951.
Publication: Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 5, 22-23, 122-123 (photograph, facsimile, transcription, transliteration, translation, commentary).
Dates mentioned: II Smw sw 9 (2)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III (end of reign), or Ramesses IV (beginning of reign) (Grandet).
Contents: An account of received wood, fish, and textile.
Terminology: ir n (6, 7); hrw pn (8); smHy m Dr.t NN (3 ; see Remarks); Ssp m Dr.t NN (2-3); dmD (5)
Names/Titles: Wsr-HA.t-nxt (8); Bw.t=f-grg (6); Pn-6A-wr.t (5); 1r (sS ; 3); 4A-WAD.t (Sms.w n TAty ; 2-3); 4tX sA 2a-m-mtr (4; 4tX written 4ti )
Remarks: Description: there are some faint traces under line 8, which editor interprets as possibly belonging to a line 9. Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 22. A contrary opinion is held by B. Haring. Terminology: reading smHy m Dr.t NN (3) by B. Haring, editor reads smHy m xt NN , Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 22, pl. 123.

Record last updated 2006-07-28


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