O. DeM 00790
Other nos.: O. IFAO 01742
  
Description: Limestone, 7 x 9 cm. Inscribed on three sides in black ink, obverse upper edge 2 lines (numbered obv. 1-2 by editor), obverse 4 lines (numbered obv. 3-6 by editor), reverse 5 lines. Top obverse = top reverse. Damaged: ends of obverse 1-2 lost, only a few signs remain of obverse 6, beginnings of reverse 1, 3-4 lost, ends of rev. 1, 4-5 lost.
Classification: letter
Keywords: basketry - fat - payment - rags - term - textile (see Remarks) - vegetables
Provenance: Deir el-Medina, Kom du Grand Puits (?), 28-12-1950, mark: KGP 28 12 50.
Publication: Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 7-8, 62, 191 (photographs, facsimile, transcription, transliteration, translation, commentary).
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, Ramesses III (mid or end of reign) ? (Grandet)
Contents: A letter by an anonymous author to an anonymous recipient concerning a payment, a delivery of items, and a doctor.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: an. (swn.w ; rev. ~1#)
Remarks: Keywords: textile: [...] i (rev. 2) reconstructed as DAi by Grandet, Ostraca Deir el-Medineh VIII, 62.

Record last updated 2006-07-28


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