O. Edgerton 01
Other nos.: -
Description: Limestone, 8 x 15 cm. Inscribed on two sides in black ink, obverse 5 lines, reverse 2 lines. Top obverse = bottom reverse. Damaged: middle of obverse 3 lost, beginning and middle of obverse 4 effaced, beginning of obverse 5 effaced, middle of reverse 1 effaced. Correction by scribe in obverse 2; see Remarks.
Classification: letter
Keywords: copper - document - donkey - payment - silver
Provenance: no indication
Publication: Janssen, Donkeys at Deir el-Medina , 53 (translation, commentary); see Remarks
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20 (Janssen)
Contents: A letter to the workman 1y from an unnamed woman demanding payment for a donkey. If no payment is provided, the woman wants the donkey to be returned to her.
Terminology: n NN Hna Dd (obv. 1); sS mtr .w (rev. 1 -2? )
Names/Titles: 1y (rmT-is.t ; obv. 1)
Remarks: Description: based on Černý Notebook 107.69. Publication: transcription in Cern Notebook 107.69 .

Record last updated 2007-10-10

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