O. DeM 00744 + O. DeM 00745
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01426 + O. IFAO 01427 ; O. IFAO inv. no. SA 00351 + O. IFAO inv. no. SA 00369
  
Description: Pottery sherd, pink, two fragments which do not join; see Remarks: (1) O. DeM 0744: 8.5 x 6.5 cm. Inscribed on one side in black ink, 5 lines (numbered 2-6 by editor ; see Remarks). Damaged: ends of lines 2-5 lost, beginnings of lines 2, 5 lost, only a few traces remain of line 6; (2) O. DeM 0745: 11 x 5 cm. Inscribed on one side in black ink, two columns, column I 6 lines, column II 4 lines. Damaged: beginnings of lines I 1-6 lost, ends of lines I 1, I 3, II 1-4 lost. Correction by scribe in O. DeM 0745 line I 3.
Classification: account : name - portion
Keywords: grain (?)
Provenance: O. DeM 0 0 744: Deir el-Medina, Kom du Grand Puits, 16-03-1950, O. DeM 0 0 745: Deir el-Medina, Kom du Grand Puits, 23-03-1950.
Publication: Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 5, 37, 145 (O. DeM 0 0 744: photograph, facsimile, transcription, transliteration, translation, commentary), 5, 38, 146 (O. DeM 0 0 745: photograph, facsimile, transcription, transliteration, translation, commentary) ; Collier, dating Late XIXth Dynasty Ostraca , 115-116, 158 (description, commentary)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19, Amenmesse or Seti II (Grandet) ; late Seti II to Siptah (Collier)
Contents: An account of unspecified goods, grain (?), measured in sacks, (provided) to workmen and to goddessess, probably as offerings.
Terminology: dmD (DeM 0745 I 1, 3)
Names/Titles: Imn-nxt sA Imn-m-In.t (DeM 0744, ~4#); Nb.t-Htp.t (f.; deity; DeM 0745, II 3); 1w.t-1r (f.; deity; DeM 0744, 3); 2Am (DeM 0745, II 4; written: 2Am.y ); 2a-m-sbA.w (DeM 0745, II 1); OH (DeM 0745, I 4); Incomplete: PA- [...] (DeM 0744, 3); Nb -[...] (DeM 0745, II 2); [...]- MnTw (DeM 0744, 2; possibly 6nr-MnTw ; see Remarks); [...]- Nwn (DeM 0744, 5; possibly 2a-m-Nwn ; see Remarks); [...]- iw (DeM 0745, I 3; possibly PA-n-pA-iw or PA-n-pA-mr ; see Remarks)
Remarks: Description: The identification of the two fragments as belonging to one and a same text was made by Černý (Notebook 116.25); see Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 37, 38. Editor suggests that one line is missing at the top of O. DeM 0 0 744, numbered as line 1 in publication. Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 37. Names, Titles: reconstruction 7nr-MnTw (DeM 0 0 744, 2) by Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 37. Reconstruction 2a-m-Nwn (DeM 0 0 744, 5) by Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 37. The suggested optional reconstruction PA-n-pA-mr (DeM 0 0 745 I 3) by Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 38.

Record last updated 2011-07-08


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