O. Strasbourg H. 011
Other nos.: -
Description: Pottery (vase fragment), 6.5 x 6.5 cms. Damaged. One side, with four lines in black ink ( workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and hieratic signs). All lines have lost their endings, line 1 and 2 are partly faded.
Classification: account - journal : delivery(?) - duty(?) - name(?)
Keywords: -
Provenance: No indication; see Remarks.
Publication: Koenig, Ostraca Strasbourg , 3 (description), pl. 5 (facsimile), pl. 102 (photograph)
Dates mentioned: sw 9-12 (1, 2, 3, 4)
Dates attributed: -
Contents: List of consecutive days followed by workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') and numbers. See Remarks
Terminology: -
Names/Titles: -
Remarks: Provenance: note that many of the Strasbourg ostraca were excavated by J.E. Quibell in the Ramesseum in 1895-1896 and given to the Bibliothèque Nationale et Universitaire by W.M. Flinders Petrie in 1918 (Koenig, Ostraca Strasbourg , 1; Spiegelberg, ZÄS 58 (1923), 25, note 4). Contents: the workmen's marks (or 'funny signs') might just be abbreviations for personal names; see A.G. McDowell, Hieratic Ostraca in the Hunterian Museum Glasgow , 19 .

Record last updated 2005-12-01

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