O. Michaelides 079
Other nos.: O. Los Angeles ounty Museum of Art M 80.203.194
Description: Limestone, 10.5 x 12.5 cms. Damaged. Two sides. Obverse and reverse respectively 6 and 4 lines in black ink. Top obverse = top reverse. On obverse all lines have suffered damage. On reverse all lines are damaged on the left and are much rubbed off.
Classification: letter
Keywords: leather - reorganization - term
Provenance: no indication
Publication: Goedicke-Wente, Ostraka Michaelides , 16 (description), pl. XLII (facsimile, transcription); Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VI, 254 (transcription); McDowell, Village Life in Ancient Egypt , 31, no. 4 (translation, commentary); Wente, Letters , 152, no. 212 (translation)
Dates mentioned: -
Dates attributed: Dyn. 19 (Goedicke-Wente) ; d yn. 20, Ramesses V (Kitchen)
Contents: Letter from a draughtsman(?) to a scribe who also seems to be an expert sandal maker, asking for certain leather objects.
Terminology: nfr snb=k (rev. 4) Incomplete: NN [...] NN r nty (obv. 1- 2)
Names/Titles: an. (Tb.w ; obv. 5); Imn-Ra nswt nTr.w (deity; obv. 3); MAA.n=i-nxt=f (sS ; obv. 2); 1r-Mnw (Ss n pA 2r xni ; obv. 1; see Remarks)
Remarks: Names, Titles: 1r-Mnw is not known as a sS n pA 2r xni , only as a sS-od .

Record last updated 2007-10-10

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