O. Glasgow D.1925.83
Other nos.: O. Colin Campbell 17
  
Description: Limestone, 13.4 x 16 cms. Damaged. Two sides. Obverse and reverse: remains of seven lines in black ink. On obverse left edge broken off, causing the loss of the ends of all lines. On reverse left edge broken off, causing the loss of the ends of all lines, which are also all partly effaced. Top obverse = bottom reverse.
Classification: letter - list : name
Keywords: apportioning - funeral - junior - servant (?)
Provenance: Probably bought by Colin Campbell in Luxor and given by him to the Hunterian Museum in 1925 (see McDowell, Hieratic Ostraca in the Hunterian Museum Glasgow , 1).
Publication: McDowell, Hieratic Ostraca in the Hunterian Museum Glasgow , 22-25 (description, translation and commentary), pl. XXV-XXVa (facsimiles and transcriptions); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 192-193 (transcription)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: late Dyn. 19 ( McDowell ); Ramesses II (Kitchen)
Contents: Letter from an unnamed person to his 'brother' 1y son of 1riA about problems concerning the settlement of an inheritance(?). See Remarks.
Terminology: m mi.t.t (rev. 1, 3); Dd n NN m anx wDA snb m Hs.w.t ... (obv. ~1-2#); di.t rx=k rn=sn (obv. 5); Dd n NN (obv. 1)
Names/Titles: Imn-Ra-nswt-nTr.w (deity; obv. 2); an-Htp (rev. 1); Ir.y=f (obv. ~7#); WxriA (obv. 7?); PA-Rhny (obv.7); Nx (obv. 7); NDm-Hms (Hm.t ; f.; obv. 6?); 1y sA 1r-iA (obv. 1); 1y (rev. 3); 1sy-Hr-Imn.t.t (rev. 1); 4mn-tA.wy (rev. 2); On (rev. ~7#)
Remarks: Contents: same group of slaves in O. Ashmolean Museum 0090.

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