O. Louvre E 11178a
Other nos.: -
Description: Limestone, 14 x 27 cms. Damaged. One side with 6 lines (with verse points) in black ink. Top and right edge of ostracon broken off, beginnings of lines 1-4 lost.
Classification: letter
Keywords: agriculture - oil - reward - textile
Provenance: No indication
Publication: Koenig, RdE 42 (1991), 114-115 (description, transcription and facsimile); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 377 (transcription); Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 474 (translation) See Remarks
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 4 (1); III Ax.t sw 9 (6)
Dates attributed: Dyn. 20, year 4 Ramesses IX (Kitchen, Helck)
Contents: A letter from the Vizier 9Hwty-ms and the Overseer of the Treasury Imn-Htp about supplies of oil and clothing to the gang of workmen.
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: Imn-Ra-nswt-nTr.w (deity; 4-5); Imn-Htp (im.y-r pr-HD ; 2); Pr-aA pAy=n nb nfr (5) 9Hwty-ms (im.y-r Niw.t TAty ; 2)
Remarks: Publication: the number of this ostracon is wrongly given as E 1178a by Koenig.

Record last updated 2003-10-02

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