O. Prague H 14
Other nos.: O. Náprstek Museum P 3813
  
Description: 16.5 x 22 cm, three joining fragments. Inscribed on two sides in black ink, obverse 18 lines, reverse 15 lines. Top obverse = bottom reverse. Damaged: middle of obverse 15-16 lost, beginnigs of obverse 16-18 lost, beginning of reverse 1 lost, beginnings of reverse 2, 7-8, 11, 15 left untranscribed, almost all of reverse 3 left untranscribed, middle of reverse 4-6, 9-10 left untranscribed, beginnings of reverse 12-13 effaced, middle of reverse 13 effaced, ends of reverse 14-15 left untranscribed. Correction by scribe in obverse 9 and reverse 6; see Remarks.
Classification: account - journal : delivery
Keywords: arrival - beer - bread - cakes - cattle - dates - dung - firewood - fish - grain - grain rations - reorganisation - side (of gang) - vegetables
Provenance: Fragment (a) acquired at Luxor 01-1930, mark: achete a Louxor janvier 1930. Fragment (b), mark: marque. Fragment (c) Deir el-Medina, Kom Sud (cf. Clère Mss), found 19-01-1930, mark: KS 19.1.30.
Publication: Kitchen, Ramesside Inscriptions VII, 302-303 (transcription); see Remarks.
Dates mentioned: rnp.t-sp 31 III Ax.t sw 1 (obv. 1); II Ax.t sw 30 (obv. 1); III Ax.t sw 2-11 (obv. 3, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 5, 7, 8); I Ax.t sw 10 (obv. 9, rev. 11; see Remarks); sw 12-18 (obv. 10, 11, 12, 14, 14, 15, rev. ~1#); sw 20 (rev. 5); III Ax.t sw 21 (rev. 8); III [...] sw 30 (rev. 10; possibly III Ax.t sw 30); III Ax.t sw 22 (rev. 13)
Dates attributed: Dyn 20, year 31 Ramesses III (Helck, Kitchen)
Contents: A journal of deliveries of dates, fish, firewood etc. on various dates, and the transfer of some workmen from one gang side to the other.
Terminology: iw m Dr.t NN (rev. 9); ir n (obv. 17, rev. 7, 10, 10, 12, 13, ~15#); wnmy (obv. 18, rev. 14); wHm (rev. 8); wDA.t=f (obv. 9); r tA wDA.t n Abd Y (obv. 9); HA.w (rev. 4, 11); Hr wnmy smHy (obv. 16; written above line); m Dr.t NN (obv. 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, rev. 6, ~12#, ~13#, ~14#); r mHy (obv. 9); smHy m Dr.t NN (obv. 4, 6); smHy (obv. 18); dmD (obv. 3, rev. 10?); Incomplete: iw=tw di.t [...] (rev. 5; possibly iw=tw di.t bd.t ; see Remarks); [...] pn ii in NN Xr wAD.t (obv. 15; probably hrw pn ii in NN Xr wAD.t)
Names/Titles: Any-nxt (obv. 7); Imn-xa (rev. 6); Wsr-HA.t (obv. 13); BAk-n-2nsw (obv. 2, 3, 12, rev. 8); PtH-ms (obv. 1, 5, 7, 8, rev. 9); Mnw-xa (obv. 4); MnnA (obv. 13); 1r (sS ; obv. 6, 15); Incomplete: I [...] (waw ; rev. 14)
Remarks: Description: Černý, Notebook 26.18-21. Date(s) mentioned: reading I Ax.t sw 10 (rev. 11) by Černý, Notebook 26.21. Publication: see also Helck, Die datierten und datierbaren Ostraka , 352,353, 354. Terminology: reading iw=tw di.t bty (rev. 5?) by Černý, Notebook 26.20.

Record last updated 2010-07-07


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