O. Florence 2619 reverse
Other nos.: HO 39, 2
  
Description: Limestone, 30 x 19.5 cms (if facsimile in Hieratic Ostraca is on scale of 1:1). Two sides; obverse: fourteen lines; reverse: twelve lines. Black ink. Text on obv. 1-13 and rev. 1-3 is literary; rev. 4-12 records an event. Top obverse = top reverse.
Classification: note : event
Keywords: appointment (?) - arrival - gang - oracle (?) - statue (?)
Provenance: No indication
Publication: Černý-Gardiner, Hieratic Ostraca , 12 (description), pl. 39-39A no. 2 (facsimile, transcription); see Remarks; Erman, ZÄS 18 (1880), 96-97 (transcription, commentary); Wolterman, RdE 47, 147-170 (facsimile, transcription, translation, commentary)
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 15 I pr.t sw 10 (rev. 4)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 15 Ramesses III (Wolterman)
Contents: Utterly obscure, but possibly the recording of the appointment of a vizier by the oracle.
Terminology: ii ir.n NN (rev. 4; <.n> ); smi (rev. 5, 6-7)
Names/Titles: an. (Pr-aA ; king; rev. 7); Imn anx wDA snb (deity; rev. 10); Wn-nfr (sS ; rev. 9); Nxw-m-Mw.t (aA n is.t ; rev. ~8#); 1Ay (aA n is.t ; rev. ~9#); 1rwr-n=f (TAty (?) ; rev. 4 (without title), ~7#-8, 11-12); 2nsw (deity; rev. 5 (?));
Remarks: Publication: according to Černý-Gardiner, Hieratic Ostraca , 12, the text was "transcribed carefully in front of the original, but the hieratic traced many years ago on a photograph, and not completed".

Record last updated 2010-09-22


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